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Corner of Warren St. and Palmer St., Roxbury, Mass.

Item Information

Title:
Corner of Warren St. and Palmer St., Roxbury, Mass.
Description:
A view of the intersection of Warren Street, Washington Street, and Palmer Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts. Various stores line the street, including Charles C. Doten & Co. Provisions at 2234 Washington Street and Ira P. Jefts' Pharmacy at 2224 Washington Street. A large billboard for the real estate and loan business of John F. Newton, Jr. at 27 State Street sits atop Doten's grocery store. To the far left can be seen the girders of the elevated railway, underneath which a trolley car and wagons pass.
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
PC001: General photographic collection
Subjects:
mercantile buildings
drugstores
grocery stores
elevated railroads
billboards (site elements)
exterior views
public transit
trolley cars
awnings
commercial buildings
business (commercial function)
streetscapes
intersections
grocers
Palmer Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
street signs
Warren Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography
Charles C. Doten & Co.
Jefts' Pharmacy
Doten, Charles C.
Jefts, Ira P.
Newton, John F., Jr.
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonRoxbury
Extent:
1 photograph
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Identifier:
195181
Call #:
PC001.03.01.TMP.055