Boston Bird’s-Eye View in the 1890s

  • August 23, 2016
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Back in the 1890s, this is what the city of Boston looked like.

Source: Shorpy

Circa 1890s Boston, Massachusetts. “Birdseye view of Charlestown & Bunker Hill Monument.” Note the number and variety of fenced “roof yards.” 8×10 inch glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company.