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No. 1309: Pierces Sq., near Milton, Dorchester, Mass.
Postcard #1309

Postcard. Caption on front: Pierces Sq., near Milton, Dorchester, Mass. Postmarked Boston Aug. 25, ?. On verso: No. 12671 Metropolitan News & Pub. Co., Boston, Mass. and Germany. Made in Germany. Hand dated Aug. 25, 09.

 Looking north along Adams Street to Dorchester Avenue from the Lower Mills bridge. The map indicates the little section of street from the Bridge to the intersection was called Washington Street at the time. The Pierce Mill of the Walter Baker Chocolate Company is on the right. The Hoetl indicated in the map is at the left. It was demolished at a later date, and the administration building of the chocolate company was erected on the site in 1919.
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Created: July 26, 2003   Modified: July 26, 2003