Browse Items (58 total)

  • Collection: Humphrey Street, Swampscott, Mass.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo taken from the beach and shows scaffolding where the sea wall is being built.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing workmen digging a trench while 2 men look on.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing several cars and a horse drawn wagon on the street, with pedestrians walking on the side.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing west, showing a building being demolished at left, a trolley car and trolley tracks, and several workmen in the background.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing workmen in the background.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo faces east, with several workmen standing in front of a device which seems to be emitting steam.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo shows a view of Humphrey Street with trolley tracks and a trolley car coming down the street. 2 horse drawn wagons are shown on either side of the street.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo shows a close up view of the groundbreaking ceremony, with several unidentified dignitaries. One is wielding a pick and another a shovel as the rest look on.

Date: 1914
Description: This is an 8 x 10 photo, at the intersection of Blaney Street, showing a pile of scrap wood in the foreground next to trolley tracks. What appears to be a store is situated on the left, with a horseā€¦[More]

Date: 1914
Description: This photo shows the groundbreaking ceremony, with several unidentified dignitaries. One is wielding a pick and another a shovel as the rest look on.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing trolley tracks on the right, with pedestrians walking on the side.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing several workmen digging in piles of sand in front of a "danger" sign, with a trolley car in the background.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing a close up of the Civil War Monument, sometimes known as the Soldier's and Sailor's Monument, in the center.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing several workmen.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo shows mounds of earth in front of several houses with workmen visible in the background.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing several workmen with some dignitaries looking on.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo shows workmen under scaffolding, down on the beach breaking rocks.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo shows several workmen pushing a plank to smooth out the roadway.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing the road dug up and trolley tracks on the left. Several people and a car appear in the background.

Date: 1914
Description: This photo is facing east, showing trolley tracks and a horse drawn wagon on the street, with a pedestrian walking on the side.