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Moving the Collins Monument, Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1912-05-04

GUSN

GUSN-213899

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Description

The memorial is located on Commonwealth Avenue between Clarendon and Dartmouth Streets. Patrick Collins was the second Irish-born mayor of Boston.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
subways
construction sites
memorials
monuments
mayors
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00002980
BTC Line Code B
BTC Plate Number 0000195B
Transit Import ID 2560

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.01.03.0950

Places

Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Originator

Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Kitson, Henry Hudson, 1863?-1947 (Sculptor)
Kitson, Theodora Ruggles, 1871-1932 (Sculptor)

Material Type

gelatin dry plate negatives

Other People

Collins, Patrick A. (Patrick Andrew), 1844-1905

Subjects

Architectural photography
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Clarendon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item

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