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Tuesday, June 12, 2012
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Ground Broken for Symphony Hall

On this day in 1899, ground was broken for Boston's Symphony Hall. From the day it was completed a year and a half later, the building would be considered one of finest concert halls in the world. The hall was designed by the famous New York firm of McKim, Mead, and White as a new home for the 20-year-old Boston Symphony Orchestra. The architects hired...
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