By Frank Cheney
Boston's crimson Line: Bridging the Charles from Alewife to Braintree information one in every of Boston's oldest and busiest subway traces. This nostalgic number of classic images records the line's development and its engineers and leaders, similar to Maj. Gen. William A. Bancroft, mayor of Cambridge and president of the Boston increased Railway corporation. In those pages, watch as crews holiday floor in Harvard and Andrew Squares and notice the 1929 trolleys that changed Mattapan's commuter educate provider. via intriguing, historical pictures, Boston's purple Line: Bridging the Charles from Alewife to Braintree tells the interesting tale of ways the red City's subway grew to become the trendy purple Line, taking passengers underneath the streets of Boston to landmarks corresponding to Harvard sq., Massachusetts normal health center, historical Park highway, and the Longfellow Bridge.
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Boston's Red Line: Bridging the Charles from Alewife to Braintree (Images of America) by Frank Cheney