8. broadway-stage-then-WEB

Jessie Parker remembered taking her 1887 snapshot of the Broadway Coach near the present intersection of Madison St. and Harvard Avenue. Judging from the horizon line, the likely position was one block west of Harvard, where Madison begins its short descent to Broadway at its intersection with Boylston Avenue: the subject of the “now” photo that accompanies the next feature – the one about the Burke residence.

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