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The second Masonic Temple building on this site was dedicated in 1867 but destroyed by fire in 1895. The image offers a view down Boylston Street to the intersection with Washington Street. A sign for Sage's Trunk Depot can be seen at the Washington Street intersection. Advertising can be seen on the rear of the Park Theatre building located on Washington Street. A few of the identified businesses on Tremont Street include the Boston Dress Cutting College, Home Savings Bank and Ivers & Pond Pianos. Streetcar tracks can be seen on Tremont and Boylston Streets
Recto of mount: [stamped with photographer's name and address:] A.H. Folsom, Photographer 48 Alleghany St. Boston; Verso of mat: Exchange: Henry Deeks Cambridge, Ma June 1982 [in a different hand:] Tremont St. c.1880s
OVP Photo Database Number 92
OVP Number OVP0083
1 photographic print ; 14 1/4 x 16 1/2 inches
General photographic collection
14.25 x 16.5 (HxW)(inches)
Exchange with Henry Deeks.
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Folsom, A. H. (Augustine H.), 1800-1910 (Photographer)
Boston Dress Cutting College (Boston, Mass.)
Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Home Savings Bank (Boston, Mass.)
Ivers & Pond Pianos (Boston, Mass.)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Recto of mount smudged and lightly soiled.
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