UPI Telephoto, June 20, 1967. Boston's new City Hall in foreground begins to take shape as viewed from JFK Federal building. Custom House tower in background stands as a reminder of "Old Boston" amidst heavy construction of "New Boston". Images of Boston City Hall Library Tag 02122012 Ideas
Carson Beach, Boston, Massachusetts / The beach was the site of racial conflict in the 1970s as nearby black residents fought for equal access to the beach and its bath house. Racial conflict during the summer of 1977. / The picture shows Columbia Point in the background, a public housing project. Police separate whites from blacks at the beach.