ART
ARCHITECTURE
& HISTORY
in the Public Realm
Salem Street

Photographer
Peter Vanderwarker
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Description
ABOUT THE HISTORICAL PHOTGRAPHS
“Cityscapes” has been running in the Globe Magazine for 21 years now, and in all that time we don't think we’ve ever seen two pictures of the same place as radically different as these.

In the old photo, we're in the Haymarket looking across Hanover Street at a corner where Endicotte, at left, and Salem, at right, came together to form a triangle.The year is 1951, as we learn from the "Joseph Timilty for Mayor" billboard at far right. Did the people who...
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Location
Blackstone Street & Hanover Street
Boston, MA 02108
United States

Nearby Items
Haymarket Square11 feet
Hanover Street at Blackstone Street40 feet
Asaroton105 feet
Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway349 feet
Blackstone Block350 feet
Cross Street467 feet
Union Oyster House539 feet