Beal’s Photographic View of Boston. From the Top of Grand Junction Elevator, East Boston, 1877
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This detailed photograph of Boston is a panoramic composite created by capturing a series of views on glass plate negatives and then piecing them together. The image was taken in East Boston from the top of the Grand Junction Railroad and Depot Company elevator, which is now Piers Park.