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Beginning walls of brick porch to keep wind out of retort house while machine doors are open

Item Information

Title:
Beginning walls of brick porch to keep wind out of retort house while machine doors are open
Description:
View of masons building brick porch in front of retort house at Commercial Point Station; horse-drawn wagon and gas lamp in cobblestone yard.
Contributor:
Boston Gas Light Company
Date:
November 15, 1889
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Boston Gas Company
Subjects:
Bricklayers
Cobblestones
Gas companies
Employees
Gas street lamps
Horse-drawn vehicles
Horses
Industrial buildings
Porches
Design and construction
Boston Gas Light Company
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonDorchester
Commercial Point (Boston, Mass.)
Dorchester (Boston, 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:
Forms part of the Boston Gas Company Records. Original photographic print (cyanotype ; image 15 x 20 cm., on sheet 20 x 34 cm.) found in Box 40, Folder 10. Original image not held by Boston College.
Identifier:
2345/9120
81488931740001021
99137906078601021