Looking up Cornhill from Washington Street, sec. 8.5, Boston, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1897-05-26

GUSN

GUSN-213128

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Description

Construction work on Cornhill Street can be seen. The George S. Saunders & Company hardware store is on the left side of the image.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
subways
streetcars
construction sites
streetscapes
intersections
exterior views
commercial buildings
hardware stores
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00314
BTC Line Code TR
BTC Plate Number 00872
Transit Import ID 6062

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.01.02.2410

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.)
Cornhill Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item