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What will you do? Soldiers' Home Carnival, to be held in the Mechanic's Building, Boston

GC002.02.166 (RS129829)

Description

This lithograph is a poster announcing Soldiers' Home Carnival for Civil War veterans. "For what he was and all he dared, remember him today." The Carnival commenced April 7, 1885.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1885
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1948-06-11
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
22x 28.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR166OVR
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. John P. Williams, June 11, 1928
GUSN
199025
Reference Code
GC002.02.166

Record details

Descriptive Terms
carnivals (entertainment events)
veterans
Material Type
lithographs
posters
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Civil War
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 161-170
Physical Access Restrictions
discolored, dirty, large tear left hand side

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