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Stranger's guide around Boston and how to leave it for the guests of The Tremont House, hotel, Tremont Street, Boston, Mass., ca. 1855

EP001.01.062.04.03.016 (RS136864)

Description

The folded guide lists places of amusement, objects of interest, public buildings, pleasant drives, suburban sights, cemeteries and travel to other cities using railroads and steam ships. The back cover has an advertisement for Grover & Baker's Sewing Machines. The item was printed by Allen, 22 Court Street, Boston, Massachusetts.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
ca. 1855
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches
Dimensions
3 1/4x 2 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Lawrence Park, 9 May 1924.
GUSN
254962
Reference Code
EP001.01.062.04.03.016

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
historic sites
hotels (public accommodations)
sewing machines (equipment)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Tourists
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Tremont House (Boston, Mass.)

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