Sidewalk 180-184 Washington St., Boston, Mass., May 20, 1905

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1905-05-20

GUSN

GUSN-215152

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Description

The Wabash Railroad ticket office is next to the A.J. Wilkinson & Company hardware store on Washington Street. The Samuel Adams statue stands in Adams Square in the distance on the left side of the image.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
subways
sidewalks
streetscapes
exterior views
commercial buildings
intersections
squares (open spaces)
ticket offices
railroads
transportation
hardware stores
revolutionaries
statesmen
politicians
statues
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00002095
BTC Line Code WD
BTC Plate Number 00000288
Transit Import ID 1674

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.02.03.2910

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)

Material Type

gelatin dry plate negatives

Other People

Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803

Subjects

Architectural photography
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Adams Square (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item