Dirty Old Boston
yesterday at 18:47. Facebook
DOB across the river. Coming into Harvard Sq from the Arlington side of Mass Ave 80s.
Dirty Old Boston
yesterday at 14:39. Facebook
Junked Cambridge-Dorchester cars at the MBTA South Bay Yard. Hard to pinpoint a date, but with that background building under construction it is most likely late 70s/early 80s. As always we stand ready for conflicting opinions. The State Street Band building is dedicated to the memory of the palpable tension reported during a Billy Bulger/Alan Dershowitz meeting regarding something about that...
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Dirty Old Boston
03/21/2017 at 16:48. Facebook
The DOB wooden crate pursuit has yielded new fruit. Behold the Boston Beer box submitted by Susan Curtis. Imagine making a wooden box to hold a mere 12 quarts of beer. Of course it was used over and over again. These days they'd get linked by plastic, especially unfriendly to living things.
Dirty Old Boston
03/21/2017 at 14:56. Facebook
Cleveland Circle. An area on the edge of town currently experiencing big changes. Massive Hotel under construction behind the trolley in this photo. Can a remake of the fustercluck-like traffic interchange be far behind?
Dirty Old Boston
03/21/2017 at 14:51. Facebook
The birds are singing despite the lingering snow. Soon we'll have baseball to kick around. Posted by Jonathan Perry.
Dirty Old Boston
03/21/2017 at 02:17. Facebook
Happy 69th to #4.
Dirty Old Boston
03/21/2017 at 00:26. Facebook
"Arrested on charges of unemployment, he was sitting in the witness stand. The judge's wife called up the district attorney. Said you free that brown eyed man." Chuck Berry. Finally a DOB connection to Chuck Berry RIP. Here he is with Peter Wolf, longtime DOB musician, Leonard Cohen (RIP) and Keith Richards.
Dirty Old Boston
03/20/2017 at 17:11. Facebook
Late lunch at Bob the Chef's. South End/Roxbury border area. Never knew where the actual line was. Someone will know.
Dirty Old Boston
03/20/2017 at 16:20. Facebook
Spring is here! Can this be far behind?
Dirty Old Boston
03/20/2017 at 16:19. Facebook
A few days back we posted the USS Wasp leaving Boston Harbor in 1944 juxtaposed onto today's skyline. Here is the original photo.
Dirty Old Boston
03/19/2017 at 20:22. Facebook
Coming from Halitosis Hall to mingle with the people are Mike & Kitty trailed by Billy in 1987. Submitted by Pat Francis
Dirty Old Boston
03/19/2017 at 16:45. Facebook
After the parade maybe stop in at Dorgan's for a wee drop. Dan McCole, South Boston native, gets the art credit.
Dirty Old Boston
03/19/2017 at 07:10. Facebook
Curbside with a pair of little ones at Southie's St. Pat's Day parade in the 70s. Photo by David Godlis.
Dirty Old Boston
03/18/2017 at 18:17. Facebook
No St Pat's parade is complete without Bozo.
Dirty Old Boston
03/18/2017 at 18:16. Facebook
Betty and her Rolls in a 70s St Pat's Day parade.
Dirty Old Boston
03/17/2017 at 20:06. Facebook
A wee bit o' the Olde Sod.
Dirty Old Boston
03/17/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
Neil Cusack of Limerick, Ireland crosses the marathon finish line in 1974. Only native of Ireland to win the BAA. Submitted by Bob Hoffenberg.
Dirty Old Boston
03/17/2017 at 13:22. Facebook
"For 30 years the IRA showed that the British Government could not rule Ireland on its own terms" ... Gerry Adams. St Patrick's Day parade one of those 30.
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03/17/2017 at 13:14. Facebook
Jimmy we really knew ye. James Michael Curley in the St Patrick's Day Parade. Submitted by Bob Hoffenberg.
Dirty Old Boston
03/16/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
Grab some chow at the Elite on West Broadway before the St Pats Parade.