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Scollay Square Kiosk after 1904


Photograph copied form newspaper.  Shows the Scollay Square subway headhouse at tome time after 1904

Scollay Square Looking East on Court Street


Photograph taken from the roof of a photographer's studio on Court Street. Downloaded in March 2011 from Medieval Boston (photos and commentary) blog…

Scollay Square Sanborn Mosaic 1885


Mosaic of several pages form the Sanborn 1885 atlas of Boston. This volume was scanned by the Harvard College Library. Link to Harvard Viewer