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Trade card for the Caustic-Claflin Co., Cambridge printers, 26-28 Brattle Street, Cambridge, Mass., January 1905

EP001.01.094.01.02.018 (RS158560)

Description

The image caption reads "This belfry was erected in Lexington in 1761 and removed to the Common in 1768. In it was hung the bell which rung out the alarm on the 19th of April, 1775. In 1797 it was removed to the Parker Homestead in the south part of the town, In 1891 it was again moved, this time to its original location."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1905-01
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 x 9 1/4 inches
Dimensions
4x 9 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart, October 1997.
GUSN
265808
Reference Code
EP001.01.094.01.02.018

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
bell towers
business (commercial function)
printers (people)
printing (process)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Brattle Street (Cambridge, Mass.)
Revolutionary War
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

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