Historic Boston Photographs

Assorted photos of famous places in Boston's history, including some that have evolved into something quite different from the original, like the East Boston Airport, the Cocoanut Grove Club, and Braves Field.

CHAS LINDBURGH w SPIRIT OF ST. LOUIS, E BOSTON AIRPORT, 1928

CHAS LINDBURGH w SPIRIT OF ST. LOUIS, E BOSTON AIRPORT, 1928

"CHARLES LINDBURGH WITH THE SPIRIT OF ST. LOUIS AT EAST BOSTON AIRPORT, MAY, 1928," photograph by Leslie Jones, May, 1928. Available as an 11" x 14" b/w glossy photograph

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  • Price: $20.00

PHOTO HOT DOG STAND NORTH END, HANOVER BLACKSTONE STREETS

PHOTO HOT DOG STAND NORTH END, HANOVER BLACKSTONE STREETS

Hot dog stand in the North End, corner of Hanover and Blackstone Streets, 1937

Photo 8" x 10", custom sizes may be available.

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  • Price: $9.95

PHOTO: AMELIA EARHART AT BRAVES FIELD WITH JUDGE FUCHS, 1932

PHOTO: AMELIA EARHART AT BRAVES FIELD WITH JUDGE FUCHS, 1932

"AMELIA EARHART at BRAVES FIELD, JULY, 1932," photograph by Leslie Jones, July, 1932. Available as an 11" x 14" b/w glossy photograph

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PHOTO: ARCHBISHOP CUSHING PALM SUNDAY FENWAY PARK BOSTON 1940s

PHOTO: ARCHBISHOP CUSHING PALM SUNDAY FENWAY PARK BOSTON 1940s

Archbishop Cushing Leading Palm Sunday Services at Fenway Park, 1940s.

Photo available in two sizes, framed and unframed.

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  • Price: $10.00

PHOTO: CELTICS BANNERS FLYING HIGH OLD BOSTON GARDEN

PHOTO: CELTICS BANNERS FLYING HIGH OLD BOSTON GARDEN

Celtics Banners Flying High at the old Boston Garden

11" x 14" glossy black and white photograph available and in stock.

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PHOTO: HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL FROM THE AIR, LONGWOOD AVE 1930

PHOTO: HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL FROM THE AIR, LONGWOOD AVE 1930

Harvard Medical School from the Air, Longwood Section, 1930. Photograph by Leslie Jones

B/W Glossy Photo: 11" x 14".

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PHOTO: PASSENGERS AT EAST BOSTON AIRPORT BOUND FOR MIAMI

PHOTO: PASSENGERS AT EAST BOSTON AIRPORT BOUND FOR MIAMI

"PASSENGERS AT EAST BOSTON AIRPORT BOUND FOR MIAMI, FLORIDA," photograph by Leslie Jones. Available as an 11" x 14" b/w glossy photograph

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PHOTO:"THE HOWARD ATHENAEUM, HOWARD STREET," 1870

PHOTO:"THE HOWARD ATHENAEUM, HOWARD STREET," 1870

: "The Howard Athenaeum, Howard Street," c1870.

Sepia Photo: 11' x14".

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PHOTO: 1st PASSENGER PLANE BETWEEN BOSTON & NEW YORK 1929

PHOTO: 1st PASSENGER PLANE BETWEEN BOSTON & NEW YORK 1929

PHOTO: 1st PASSENGER PLANE TO RUN BETWEEN BOSTON AND NY, E BOSTON AIRPORT, 1929

Photo: 11" x 14" or 8 x 10"

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PHOTO: INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY FROM HARVARD BRIDGE, 1920

PHOTO: INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY FROM HARVARD BRIDGE, 1920

INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY TAKEN FROM HARVARD BRIDGE 1920, photo Leon Abdalian

Available in 11"X14" glossy photo.

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PHOTO: TEMPLE ISRAEL JEWISH SYNAGOGUE, 602 Comm Ave, 1920

PHOTO: TEMPLE ISRAEL JEWISH SYNAGOGUE, 602 Comm Ave, 1920

TEMPLE ISRAEL JEWISH SYNAGOGUE, 602 COMMONWEALTH AVENUE 1920, photo by Leon Abdalian.

Available in 11"X14" glossy photo.

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PHOTO: THE OLD CORNER BOOKSTORE ca. 1898

PHOTO: THE OLD CORNER BOOKSTORE ca. 1898

THE OLD CORNER BOOKSTORE ca. 1898

Available in 11"X14" glossy photo.

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PHOTO:FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST "MOTHER CHURCH" 1934

PHOTO:FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST "MOTHER CHURCH" 1934

FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST "MOTHER CHURCH" June 26, 1934, by Leon Abdalian

Available in 11"X14" glossy photo.

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PHOTO:FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST, ABDALIAN, 1916

PHOTO:FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST, ABDALIAN, 1916

FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST, 1916, photograph by Leon Abdalian

Available in 11"X14" glossy photo.

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PHOTO: EXTERIOR VIEW OLD BOSTON GARDEN, NORTH STATION

PHOTO: EXTERIOR VIEW OLD BOSTON GARDEN, NORTH STATION

"Exterior View of the Old Boston Garden"

8x10 or 11" x 14" B/W glossy photograph available and in stock. Larger custom photograph size 20" x 24" matte finish are available but may require one week additional lead time.

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  • Price: $9.00

PHOTO: IRISH INDEPENDENCE RALLY FENWAY PARK BOSTON 1919

PHOTO: IRISH INDEPENDENCE RALLY FENWAY PARK BOSTON 1919

Rally for Irish Independence at Fenway Park, 1919.

Photo available in two sizes, framed and unframed.

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PHOTO: FORMAL PORTRAIT OF MICHAEL "KING" KELLY 1887

PHOTO: FORMAL PORTRAIT OF MICHAEL "KING" KELLY 1887

PHOTO: FORMAL PORTRAIT OF MICHAEL "KING" KELLY 1887

Available as a glossy photograph: 11" x 14".

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PHOTO: AERIAL VIEW OF FENWAY PARK AREA, CIRCA 1945

PHOTO: AERIAL VIEW OF FENWAY PARK AREA, CIRCA 1945

Aerial View of Fenway Park, circa 1945

Photo: 11" x 14" or 20 x 24"

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PHOTO: BOSTON'S MOUNTED POLICE AT FENWAY PARK OPENER, c 1960

PHOTO: BOSTON'S MOUNTED POLICE AT FENWAY PARK OPENER, c 1960

PHOTO: BOSTON'S MOUNTED POLICE AT FENWAY PARK FOR OPENING DAY, circa early 1960s.

Photo: 11" x 14".

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PRINT: UNIFORMED BOSTON POLICE ON DUTY 1934

PRINT: UNIFORMED BOSTON POLICE ON DUTY 1934

Police on Duty, 1934

Print: 11" x 14".

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PRINT: BOSTON COLLEGE HOLY CROSS FOOTBALL COCOANUT GROVE 1942

PRINT: BOSTON COLLEGE HOLY CROSS FOOTBALL COCOANUT GROVE 1942

Crowd at Boston College-Holy Cross Football Game at Fenway Park, Nov. 28, 1942

Print: 11" x 14", also available as 20" x 24" (approximate) photograph.

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  • Price: $18.00

PRINT: CLOUD OF SMOKE OVER COCOANUT GROVE CLUB BOSTON FIRE 1942

PRINT: CLOUD OF SMOKE OVER COCOANUT GROVE CLUB BOSTON FIRE 1942

Cloud of Smoke Hangs Over Rescuers Outside Cocoanut Grove Club, November, 1942.

Print: 11' x14".

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  • Sale Price: $5.95

PRINT FANEUIL HALL AMES PLOW QUINCY MARKET 1870

PRINT FANEUIL HALL AMES PLOW QUINCY MARKET 1870

Faneuil Hall Square, Quincy Market, Creator Not Identified, 1870

Print 11" x 14"

  • Price: $14.00

BROMLEY ATLAS PLATE: FANEUIL HALL, BROAD STATE, BOSTON 1888

BROMLEY ATLAS PLATE: FANEUIL HALL, BROAD STATE, BOSTON 1888

Bromley Atlas Plate 19 - Showing Faneuil Hall (1888) Facsimile

Print: 11" x 14".

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  • Price: $12.00
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PRINT: VINTAGE "BOSTON IN THE FUTURE" 1911

PRINT: VINTAGE "BOSTON IN THE FUTURE" 1911

Boston in the Future

Print: 11" x 17".

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PRINT: VINTAGE REPRO LAKE & BRIDGE BOSTON PUBLIC GARDEN

PRINT: VINTAGE REPRO LAKE & BRIDGE BOSTON PUBLIC GARDEN

Lake and Bridge, Public Gardens

Print: 11"x17".

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PHOTO: AERIAL VIEW KENMORE SQUARE FENWAY PARK AREA, c 1950

PHOTO: AERIAL VIEW KENMORE SQUARE FENWAY PARK AREA, c 1950

Aerial View of Kenmore Square, Fenway Park Area, circa 1950

Photo: 11" x 14".

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  • Price: $20.00

PRINT: WASHINGTON STREET TROLLEYS BOSTON, MA 1908 SALE!

PRINT: WASHINGTON STREET TROLLEYS BOSTON, MA 1908 SALE!

Washington Street Looking North From Temple Place, August 19, 1908.

Print: 11" x 14".

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PRINT: PAUL REVERE'S RIDE APRIL 1775

PRINT: PAUL REVERE'S RIDE APRIL 1775

Paul Revere's Ride, April 18, 1775

Print: 11" x 14".

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PRINT: BAY STATE BREWERY ADVERTISING POSTER BEER 1877

PRINT: BAY STATE BREWERY ADVERTISING POSTER BEER 1877

Bay State Brewery, Jones, Johnson and Co., Boston

Archival giclee print: 16" x 20".

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  • Price: $25.00
  • Sale Price: $14.95