Exterior view of the Old Corner Bookstore before restoration, Washington Street and School Street, Boston, Mass., 1960s

Description

The Old Corner Bookstore building is occupied by a pizza shop and surrounded by other commercial buildings in this photograph. An advertisement promotes Second Federal Savings at 19 School Street. A large sign blocking part of the building is for the Boston Five Cents Savings Bank.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
bookstores
restaurants
commercial buildings
streetscapes
intersections
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Physical Description

1 photographic print ; 8 x 10 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.8760.002

Image Dimensions

8 x 10 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Cushing, George M. (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Subjects

Architectural photography
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
School Street (Boston, Mass.)
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item