Construction of the Fritzgerald Expressway/Central Artery, ca. 1955

Unknown
1955

Elevated view north of the construction of the Fritzgerald Expressway/Central Artery, located between Atlantic Avenue to the east and Purchase Street to the west. Signage adorns several buildings along Atlantic Avenue, including those lining Foster's Wharf, Rowe's Wharf, India Wharf, and Central Wharf. Buildings are also included to the west of the Central Artery. Several automobiles and trucks... read more

This object is in collection:
Boston Streets collections
Subjects
Roads
Express highways
Building sites
People
Pedestrians
Labor and laboring classes
Laborers
Buildings
Commercial buildings
Signs and signboards
Wharves
Massachusetts
Boston (Mass.)
Waterfront District
Custom House District
Atlantic Avenue
Purchase Street
Fritzgerald Expressway
Central Artery
Peabody Office Furniture Company
Workingman's Co-operative Bank
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/12652
ID: tufts:TBS.VW0001.000170
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