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Brochure for Almy, Bigelow & Washburn, Inc., department stores, 188 Essex Street, Salem, Cabot Street, Beverly, Pleasant Street, Gloucester, Mass., undated

EP001.01.031.01.06.023 (RS114017)

Description

The front and back covers, when opened, create a view of Derby Wharf and the Custom House in Salem, Massachusetts at the time of Nathaniel Hawthorne. The inside of the brochure has a map with the store location in Salem. The business is described as "The leading store of the North Shore since 1858."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 brochure ; 5 x 3 1/4 inches
Dimensions
5x 3 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Curtis, February 19, 1926.
GUSN
246039
Reference Code
EP001.01.031.01.06.023

Record details

Other People
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
department stores
Material Type
brochures
Subjects
Essex Street (Salem, Mass.)
Places
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Beverly (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Gloucester (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
United States Customhouse (Salem, Mass.)

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