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Faneuil Hall Market scene, the day before Thanksgiving

GC002.01.MA.1950.014 (RS97114)

Description

This engraving is on a newspaper sheet. The top half shows "A New England Thanksgiving Dinner." It is a scene of a family dinner around a table, with a man carving a bird. The bottom half shows people buying and selling the day before Thanksgiving.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1851
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-02-06
Physical Description
1 news engraving
Dimensions
16x 10.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR167
Credit Line
Gift of L. Jenkins, 1922
GUSN
198702
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1950.014

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Manning, John H., b. ca. 1820 (Delineator)
Descriptive Terms
Thanksgiving
holidays
interior views
marketplaces
shopping
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Faneuil Hall (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Faneuil Hall
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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