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Collection of historical photographs: old city hall, Boston, Massachusetts, 1865

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...this compilation of glossy photographs includes remarks of Mayor F. W. Lincoln, Jr. at the dedication of Boston"s then new City Hall (1865), comments on the building by Walter Muir Whitehill and comments by Msgr Francis H. Lally, Boston Redevelopment Authority Administrator; also includes glossy photos and vertical longitudinal section drawings as first proposed in 1860 and as built; this item was in the BRA collection...

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Paginationnot paged; photos, illus.
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