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Closing sale of the season, Farley, Bliss, and Co., Bowdoin Square, Boston, Mass.

GC002.02.231 (RS130335)

Description

The bottom half of the handbill announces a sale "in consequence of the depression in financial matters, caused by recent events." The store is "opposite the Revere House." Jenkins, watches and jewelry, Lamkin & Greene, boots and shoes and Farley, Bliss, dry goods are located in the Coolidge Building. The Bowdoin Square Baptist Church is to the left of the Coolidge Building.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1860
Physical Description
1 handbill : illustration
Dimensions
17x 11(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR67
GUSN
198374
Reference Code
GC002.02.231

Record details

Originator
Moody, Charles C. P. (Charles Cotesworth Pinckney), d. 1869 (Printer)
Waud, William, d. 1878 (Artist)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
churches (buildings)
hotels (public accommodations)
jewelry
shoes (footwear)
squares (open spaces)
Material Type
handbills
Subjects
Bowdoin Square (Boston, Mass.)
Dry-goods
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Bowdoin Square Baptist Church (Boston, Mass.)
Revere House (Hotel : Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 231-240
Physical Access Restrictions
Poor

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