Causeway Street at Beverly Street new steelwork, Boston, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1911-03-11

GUSN

GUSN-214815

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Description

Construction of the elevated train tracks can be seen in the image. The Fitchburg Railroad Deport is on the left side of the image. The American Glue Company building, at 121 Beverly Street, is in the center of the image. Signs for "Gelatine" and the "Sunshine Biscuit" are on top of the buildings. The Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company, later to be known as Sunshine Biscuits, is at 226 Causeway Street.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
subways
elevated railroads
construction sites
exterior views
commercial buildings
glue
food
gelatin
railroad terminals
railroad stations
transportation
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00004807
BER Line Code CD
BER Plate Number 0002534B
Transit Import ID 7237

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.02.02.0240

Image Dimensions

10 x 8 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Boston Elevated Railway (Publisher)

Material Type

gelatin dry plate negatives

Other Organizations

American Glue Company
Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company
Sunshine Biscuits, Inc.

Subjects

Cooking (Gelatin)
Architectural photography
Causeway Street (Boston, Mass.)
Beverly Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item