Park Street Subway – Boston MA

Description

Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) workers constructed a pedestrian underpass at Park Street and Tremont Street in Boston, Massachusetts. From a W.P.A. Bulletin:

Boston’s WPA Park Street Subway Project, to relieve congestion in the busy downtown district, is nearing completion. Soon motor traffic will thunder overhead while pedestrians pass safely underground to the subway terminal.

Source notes

Works Progress Bulletin, Massachusetts: July 31, 1936 (pg. 2)
https://archive.org/details/worksprogressbul3637unit

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 10, 2017.

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

Location Info

Park St. and Tremont St.
Boston, MA

Coordinates: 42.356496, -71.061984

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