Sidewalk 204-208 Washington St., Boston, Mass., May 20, 1905

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1905-05-20

GUSN

GUSN-215159

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Description

Chipman Brothers, men's furnishings, can be seen on the corner shop with striped awnings. Part of the Devonshire Building can be seen on the left side of the image where the barbershop sign for John J. Vortisch hairdresser is visible.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
subways
sidewalks
streetscapes
intersections
exterior views
commercial buildings
clothing stores
men (male humans)
beauty shops
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00002102
BTC Line Code WD
BTC Plate Number 00000295
Transit Import ID 1681

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.02.03.2980

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.)
State Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item