Sidewalk north side Hayward Place, 580 Washington St., east side, sec.3, Boston, Mass., November 6, 1904

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1904-11-06

GUSN

GUSN-215008

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Description

A construction site fills the middle of the street. The Cushing Medical Supply Company which advertises the Cushing Process for purifying alcohol is seen at the street level. The awning for the Park Restaurant can be seen at 8-10 Hayward Place. The building on the right has a large sign reading "Now open Commercial Travelers Exposition, Mechanics Bldg, October 3, 1904."

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
subways
sidewalks
construction sites
streetscapes
intersections
exterior views
commercial buildings
restaurants
insurance
exhibitions (events)
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00001948
BTC Line Code WD
BTC Plate Number 00000135
Transit Import ID 5517

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.02.03.1470

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)

Material Type

gelatin dry plate negatives

Other Organizations

United Commercial Travelers of America

Subjects

Alcoholic beverages
Liquor stores
Architectural photography
Hayward Place (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item