View of Back Bay from the Massachusetts State House, 1854

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1854

Elevated view west of Back Bay from the Massachusetts State House. Houses on Beacon Hill are visible in the foreground. The Public Garden is located to the southwest of the State House, in the center-left portion of the photograph. Several mills line Mill Dam, which runs along Beacon Street and extends out over the tidal flats toward Sewell's Point in Brookline. A small sailing vessel is docke... read more

This object is in collection:
Boston Streets collections
Subjects
Buildings
Dwellings
Houses
Parks
Gardens
Ships
Sailing ships
Dams
Commercial buildings
Factories
Mills
Panoramic views
Massachusetts
Boston (Mass.)
Back Bay (Mass.)
Beacon Hill (Mass.)
Brookline (Mass.)
Beacon Street
Mill Dam
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/13319
ID: tufts:TBS.VW0001.000106
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Usage: Detailed Rights

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