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Sewall, Day & Co.'s Cordage Manufactory, Boston

GC002.02.009a (RS31478)

Description

This lithograph shows an explicit representation of the factory and offices of Sewall, Day & Co. with wagons carrying cordage.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
ca. 1862
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
20x 26.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR9OVR
GUSN
198862
Reference Code
GC002.02.009a

Record details

Originator
J.H. Bufford & Co. (Lithographer)
Newell, J. P., fl. 1858-1866 (Artist)
Plumer, W. B. (Artist)
Other Organizations
Sewall & Day Cordage Company
Descriptive Terms
cord (fiber product)
factories (structures)
manufacturers
perspective views
plans (orthographic projections)
wagons (cargo vehicles)
Material Type
lithographs
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 1-10
Physical Access Restrictions
good - slight tears in margin, slightly dirty

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Comments

Moses Day descendant #

AvatarPosted by Glenn Wallace on August 23, 2010
Would it be possible to see an image (scan/photo) of this engraving? It would be a great addition to our ancestoral collection. We only have very few images of Moses Day's industry~

Image added #

AvatarPosted by David Dwiggins on August 26, 2010
Thanks for your interest! We've just added this image to our database - it should appear online tomorrow morning.