ART
ARCHITECTURE
& HISTORY
in the Public Realm
Columbia Road at Dudley Street

Photographer
Peter Vanderwarker
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Description
ABOUT THE HISTORICAL PHOTOGRAPHS
"Amos Upham opened a store at a rural crossroads in Dorchester soon after 1800, and people began calling the crossroads Uphams Corner. A century later, about 1900, his grandson, J.H. Upham, built a four-story brick building on the same site. It’s still there and appears at the right in both of these photos, the earlier photo dating from about 1910 and the later from 1988. In both views we’re looking south along Columbia Road, with Dudley Street on our rig...
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Location
Columbia Road & Dudley Street
Boston, MA 02125
United States

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