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Allston is a neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, located in the western part of the city. It was named after the American painter and poet Washington Allston. It comprises the land covered by the zip code 02134. For the most part, Allston is administered collectively with the adjacent neighborhood of Brighton. The two are often referred to together as "Allston-Brighton". Boston Police Department District D-14 covers the Allston-Brighton area and a Boston Fire Department Allston station is located in Union Square which houses Engine 41 and Ladder 14. Engine 41 is nicknamed "The Bull" to commemorate the historic stockyards of Allston.

  • also known as Allston, Boston, Massachusetts; Allston, Massachusetts; Allston, Boston
  • neighborhood of Boston, Greater Boston

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Google previewLet's Go Boston 4th Edition (2003)

by Let's Go Inc.

Allston is a budget-friendly (though somewhat run-down) neighborhood filled with cheap ethnic eateries and hopping, bountiful nightlife. Populated by countless college students, tragic hipsters, and working-class families, Allston is the ...

Google previewThe Columbian Bard: a Selection of American Poetry; with Biographical Notices of the Most Popular Authors. By the Editor of “The Bard”, Etc (1835)

WASHINGTON ALLSTON is a native of South.

Google previewThe Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of the American Enlightenment (2015)

by Mark G. Spencer

ALLston, wAsHington (1779–1843) Romantic painter, poet, novelist, and art theorist, Washington Allston belonged to a politically conservative group of postRevolutionary intellectuals who rejected the materialist empiricism, deist scepticism, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Poetry (1998)

The nineteenth century by Eric L. Haralson, John Hollander

the artist was Washington Allston, one of the nineteenth century's most persistent admonishing ghosts. Like many eminent painters, Allston had some notable bad ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century (2014)

The Nineteenth Century by Eric L. Haralson

the artist was Washington Allston, one of the nineteenth century's most persistent admonishing ghosts. Like many eminent painters, Allston had some notable bad ...

Google previewKing's Dictionary of Boston (1883)

by Edwin Monroe Bacon

The adjoining room is called the Allston Room, and contains Gilbert Stuart's portrait of Washington, with nine other paintings by the same artist; six portraits by J. S. Copley; G. Stuart Newton's portrait of John Adams; John Smibert's portrait of ...

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If you don't control your mind, someone else will. (John Allston)
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