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Excavation; : from roof of engine-house

Item Information

Title:
Excavation; : from roof of engine-house
Description:
View of gasholder buttress construction site at Commercial Point Station; trees, houses, industrial buildings and Dorchester Bay in background.
Contributor:
Boston Gas Light Company
Date:
July 25, 1887
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Boston Gas Company
Subjects:
Bays
Columns, Iron and steel
Dwellings
Gas companies
Gasholders
Maintenance and repair
Industrial buildings
Reinforced masonry
Trees
Boston Gas Light Company
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonDorchester
Commercial Point (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:
Forms part of the Boston Gas Company Records. Original photographic print (cyanotype ; image 15 x 20 cm., on sheet 34 x 21 cm.) found in Box 40, Folder 4. Original image not held by Boston College.
Identifier:
2345/9229
81488931740001021
99137906036501021