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Views of Oak Hall, men's and boys' one price clothing house, 32 to 38 North Street, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.023.05.04.023 (RS111953)

Description

The verso has 1814 and 1874 images of Oak Hall, the earlier one the residence of C.B. Simmons. The brochure reads "the oldest clothing house in Boston." Visitors to the Mechanics' Fair are instructed to see the Oak Hall cloth cutting, button hole and automatic measuring equipment and steam sewing machines in Quincy Hall.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 brochure ; 5 1/2 x 7 inches
Dimensions
7x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins, March 20, 1934.
GUSN
244569
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.05.04.023

Record details

Other Organizations
Oak Hall (Firm)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
boys
business (commercial function)
clothing
clothing stores
fairs
men (male humans)
Material Type
brochures
Subjects
Boys' Clothing
Men's clothing
North Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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