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Handbill for A.S. Southworth and Company, daguerreotype, miniature rooms, No. 5 1/2 Tremont Row, Boston, Mass., 1844

EP001.01.090.02.01.003 (RS630)

Description

This handbill was distributed at the 1844 Mechanics Fair. The handbill advertised not only what A.S. Southworth & Company had on exhibit at the Fair, but also their studios on Tremont Row. A caricature of a sun painting the earth illustrates the handbill.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1844
Date Notes
1844
Physical Description
1 handbill ; 6 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches
Dimensions
6 1/4x 5 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000630
AccessID: 865
Other identifier: HNEDID-000630
GUSN
195519
Reference Code
EP001.01.090.02.01.003

Record details

Originator
A.S. Southworth and Company (Boston, Mass.) (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
daguerreotypes (photographs)
miniatures (paintings)
photographers
photography
Material Type
handbills
Subjects
Tremont Row (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Ephemera: Trade Cards and Advertisements: Photography: Daguerreotypes, Ambrotypes, and other Early Processes

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