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 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Public Works Department photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: 5000.009
Scope and Contents

Photographs collected by the Public Works Department showing Transit construction and street scenes.

Dates: circa 1880-1970

Public Works Department scrapbooks

 Series
Identifier: 5000.005
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks kept in the Public Works Department library. Includes scrapbooks of the City Engineer, scrapbooks on the subway, real estate transactions, and miscellaneous topics.

Dates: 1871-1919

Transit Department photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 8300.002
Dates: circa 1890-1970s

Transit Department records

 Collection
Identifier: 8300.001
Scope and Content

The Transit Department collection consists of records created by the Rapid Transit Commission, Boston Transit Commission and the Boston Transit Department. The collection dates from 1891-1949 and includes minutes, journals, photographs, publications and annual reports.

Dates: 1891-1949