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Conduit embankment and pumping station, looking toward Dorchester

Item Information

Title:
Conduit embankment and pumping station, looking toward Dorchester
Description:
View of embankment, sewerage pumping station, dock and sailboat at Calf Pasture; Dorchester in distance.
Creator:
Lewis, D. S
Contributor:
Boston Gas Light Company
Date:
[1887]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Boston Gas Company
Subjects:
Bays
Docks
Embankment
Industrial buildings
Sailing ships
Sewage disposal plants
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonDorchester
Calf Pasture (Boston, Mass.)
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)
Dorchester Bay (Mass.)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
This photograph from the Boston Gas Company Records is in the public domain. No copyright permissions are needed. Acknowledgement of the Boston Gas Company Records as a source for borrowed images is requested.
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Notes (date):
[1887 February 16]
Notes:
Forms part of the Boston Gas Company Records. Original photographic print (albumen ; image 15 x 19 cm., on sheet 34 x 21 cm.) found in Box 40, Folder 3. Original image not held by Boston College.
Written on sheet: "It contains the two parallel lines of "Deposit Sewer," each 8' x 16' high."
Identifier:
2345/9005
81488931740001021
99137906056801021