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Paper warehouse, Stationary [sic] & Account Books, Thomas Groom & Co.

GC002.01.MA.3050.001 (RS97623)

Description

A blue page advertisement for Thomas Groom & Co. with an illustration of the warehouse, located at No. 82 State Street, Boston, "Importers of Steel Pens and English Stationery / Publishers of the Boston Almanac and Willis & Co.'s Bank Note List." Below the warehouse engraving is a description of a new book for sale, published by Thomas Groom & Co.: "A New and Accurate Method of Finding a Ship's Position at Sea" by Capt. Thomas H. Sumner, late master of ship Cabot, of New York.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1844
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1919-02-27
Physical Description
1 newspaper engraving
Dimensions
7x 4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR203
GUSN
198214
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3050.001

Record details

Originator
Worcester, Fernando Edwards, b. 1818 (Engraver)
Other Organizations
Thomas Groom & Co.
Descriptive Terms
account books
paper (fiber product)
pens (drawing and writing)
publishers
stationery
warehouses
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: State Street
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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