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Bostonian Society membership certificate

GC002.02.295 (RS130558)

Description

A blank certificate for life membership in the Bostonian Society, incorporated on December 1, 1881. It has a map of Boston in the background and a building in each corner of the certificate: the Old and New State Houses, the Hancock House and the Province House.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1880s
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1934-03-20
Physical Description
1 certificate
Dimensions
15x 18.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Given by Mrs. Walter K. Watkins, 1934
GUSN
250624
Reference Code
GC002.02.295

Record details

Originator
Heliotype Printing Co. (Printer)
Other Organizations
Bostonian Society
Descriptive Terms
historical societies
maps
Material Type
certificates
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.)
Massachusetts State House (Boston, Mass.)
Old State House (Boston, Mass.)
Province House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 291-300

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