Sidewalk at Old South Building, sec.5, 290 Washington St., Boston, Mass., November 20, 1904

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1904-11-20

GUSN

GUSN-215089

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Description

The William J. Flanagan & Company men's clothing store is on the right side of the image at 290 Washington Street. To the left of Flanagan is the Rock Island System railroad ticket office. Continuing to the left is the C.S. Newcomb men's clothing store on Spring Lane. On the left side of the image is part of the Boston Journal building at the intersection of Washington and Water Streets.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
subways
sidewalks
streetscapes
intersections
exterior views
commercial buildings
clothing stores
men (male humans)
transportation
railroads
ticket offices
newspapers
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00002032
BTC Line Code WD
BTC Plate Number 00000216
Transit Import ID 5601

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.02.03.2280

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)

Material Type

gelatin dry plate negatives

Subjects

Architectural photography
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Spring Lane (Boston, Mass.)
Water Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item