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South End Burying Ground

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When the South End Burying Ground was opened in 1810, it was located on the narrow strip of marshland, Roxbury Neck, which connected the peninsula of…

Charlie's Sandwich Shoppe


I heard Charlie's was a go-to stop for celebrities, politicians, etc. coming through Boston.

From 1915 to 1970 the American Federation of…

Washington Street Elevated tracks


This 1944 photo, taken during the funeral services for Cardinal William O'Connell at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross, shows the elevated Orange Line…