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Boston, Mass., bridge and Scarboro' Pond, Franklin Park

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Title:
Boston, Mass., bridge and Scarboro' Pond, Franklin Park
Description:
A picture postcard shows a view of Scarboro (also Scarborough) Pond and bridge in Franklin Park in Boston. Named after an early settler of the area, construction of the pond was completed in July 1894. Shepley, Rutan and Coolidge designed the stone arch bridge.
Publisher:
Mason Bros. & Co.
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Prints
Photographs
Genre:
picture postcards
photomechanical prints
photographs
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
PC001: General photographic collection
Subjects:
arch bridges
parks (recreation areas)
ponds (water)
artificial
Emerald Necklace (Boston, Mass.)
Franklin Park (Boston, Mass.)
Scarboro Pond (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Shepley, Rutan, and Coolidge
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonRoxbury
Extent:
1 postcard
Link to Item:
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Identifier:
195343
Call #:
PC001.03.01.TMP.071