No. 257: Peabody Square
Postcard #257

Postcard. Caption on front: Peabody Sq. looking down Dorchester Ave. Dorchester, Mass. Photo by J.V. Hartman. Postmarked Aug 17 19??. Roxbury Station, Boston. With one cent stamp. On verso: Pub. by J.V. Hartman & Co., Boston, Mass. series 65.

 Looking north along Dorchester Avenue from Peabody Square. The three-story building in the center of the picture has been replaced by a Store 24. Just to the left is the fire station, a Roman brick building designed by Edmund Wheelwright. Note that the Peabody Square clock has not yet been installed.
Map: Scan from 1910 Bromley atlas
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Created: July 26, 2003   Modified: July 26, 2003