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Boston evening transcript ruler, The Transcript, Boston, Mass.

Description

The ruler commemorates the 100th anniversary of the "Boston evening transcript," 1830-1930. The verso text reads "Boston's Book Paper." A mailing label for the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities is attached to the outside of the mylar sleeve.

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Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1930
Physical Description
1 ruler ; 3/4 x 6 inches
Dimensions
3/4x 6(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
266521
Reference Code
EP001.12.005.001.023

Record details

Other Organizations
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Descriptive Terms
Boston Evening Transcript
S. W. H. Taylor
advertising
anniversaries
business (commercial function)
newspapers
Material Type
promotional materials
rulers (measuring devices)
Subjects
Cambridge Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Books and printing: Printing and printed matter

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