Street-level view of H.M. Hymans' tobacco shop at 194 Atlantic Avenue and the Western Union Telegraph and Cable Office at 188 Atlantic Avenue, located between T Wharf to the north and Long Wharf to the south. Another small storefront is located to the north or to the left of 188 Atlantic Avenue. A portion of the south wall of the building at 176 Atlantic Avenue can be seen along the left side of... read morethe lantern slide. The facades of 176-194 Atlantic Avenue face west. Signage adorns the walls of the buildings. An awning hangs over the entrance of H.M. Hymans' tobacco shop. Several men can be seen walking in front of or leaning against the buildings. The back of a horse-drawn carriage waits beside the south wall of 194 Atlantic Avenue, while a horse harnessed to an unseen wagon or carriage walks northward on the street, along the right side of the lantern slide. Tracks for the Union Freight Railroad run along the center of Atlantic Avenue, in the lower left side of the lantern slide.
Tracks of the Boston Elevated Railway run along the upper-right side and center of the lantern slide. Lantern slide number: 30 2 15/16 x 2 1/2, 4 x 3 1/4 overall Lantern slidesread less