Digital Commonwealth

Loading coke onto ship

Item Information

Title:
Loading coke onto ship
Description:
View of sailing ship, coke in horse-drawn cart and employees on wharf at Commercial Point Station; ground is snow covered; pile of lumber in the foreground
Date:
December 10, 1886
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
picture
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Boston Gas Company
Subjects:
Employees
Coke industry
Massachusetts
Boston
Gas companies
Horse-drawn vehicles
Lumber
Sailing ships
Shipping
Snow
Wharves
Boston Gas Light Company
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Commercial Point (Boston, Mass.)
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 photographic print : cyanotype, ; image 15 x 20 cm. on sheet 34 x 21 cm.
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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:
Title devised by cataloger
Forms part of the Boston Gas Company Records. Original photograph found in Box 40, Folder 3.
Electronic reproduction. Chestnut Hill, MA : Boston College, Burns Library 1998.
Boston Gas Company