Category Archives: Boston

Commuter Rail

Commuter Rail

Tracks heading out of North Station.

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North Station

North Station
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Ghost Sign Near North Station

Ghost Sign Near North Station

I don’t know what this ghost sign said, besides “IAN, DOW & CO.” It seems likely that we’re missing some text from the beginning.

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Glass Blocks

Glass Blocks
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Above the highway

Above the highway

Another view looking toward the Zakim Bridge. I-93 is in a tunnel underneath.

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Garden & Zakim Bridge

Garden & Zakim Bridge

Looking north from where the I-93 elevated highway used to be.

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Zakim Bridge

Zakim Bridge
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Butterfly #2

Butterfly #2
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Butterfly

Butterfly

In the Museum of Science Butterfly Garden.

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Front Steps

Front Steps
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Blue Phone

Blue Phone

Where in Boston is this phone located?

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Custom House

Custom House

The Custom House tower, as seen from Long Wharf. When I was sixteen, I took the FCC Third Class Radiotelephone Operator exam from an FCC office in this tower. Now it’s a Marriott Vacation Club Resort.

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Duck Pond

Duck Pond

Another shot in the Public Garden. This is the duck pond (where the Swan Boats are in the summer).

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Footbridge, Boston Public Garden

Footbridge, Boston Public Garden

Crossing the footbridge in the Boston Public Garden.

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Boston Public Garden

Boston Public Garden

Pigeons and geese enjoy the day in the Boston Public Garden. Robert McCloskey made the ducklings here famous in .

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Boston Common

Boston Common

On Boston Common, looking towards the John Hancock tower.

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Ice Giraffe

Ice Giraffe

A giraffe ponders the absurdities of Massachusetts politics as he gazes over at the State House.

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Happy New Year 2004

Happy New Year 2004

A melting ice sculpture on Boston Common, New Year’s Day 2004.

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