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Dorchester Illustration 2325 Magnet Theatre

Dorchester Illustration no. 2325        Magnet Theatre The Magnet Theatre was located at 301 Washington Street, north of the intersection of Bowdoin, Harvard and Washington, on the west side of Washington opposite Mt. Bowdoin.  The site is now the home of … Continue reading

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Dorchester Illustration no. 2155 Looking from River Street toward Pierce Square

Postcard Realphoto. Caption on front: River St.  Postmark: Dec. 6, 1911.   Anthony Sammarco in his book Dorchester Then and Now dates the view as 1895 and says the stores along Washington Street are, from right to left, Miss Cooks … Continue reading

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Dorchester Illustration of the Day no. 1548 Robinson Tavern

Dorchester Illustration of the Day no. 1548 Brick in the Edward A. Huebener Brick Collection at the Dorchester Historical Society was taken from the Robinson Tavern building and an artist painted the picture of the tavern on the face of the … Continue reading

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