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Splendid panoramic view of the Grand Procession of the military, and arts, trades, societies, and professions on the occasion of the Great Railroad Jubilee

GC002.02.089 (RS99774)

Description

This is a black and white view from Gleason's Pictorial of the Grand Procession celebrated in Boston on September 19, 1851. It shows a parade of people and carriages, military, locomotive, elephant, etc. Pencilled in the corner is: "sketchd by Rowse, 1851."

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1851-09-19
Physical Description
1 wood engraving
Dimensions
14.75x 22.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: 89OVR
GUSN
199098
Reference Code
GC002.02.089

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Possibly Rowse, Samuel Worcester, 1822-1901 (Artist)
Worcester and Pierce (Engraver)
Descriptive Terms
arts (broad discipline)
carriages (vehicles)
locomotives
military personnel
parades
processions
railroads
societies
Material Type
prints (visual works)
wood engravings (prints)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 81-100
Physical Access Restrictions
Good -- fold and some discoloration

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