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Advertisement for The Weed Sewing-Machine Co., manufactory, Hartford, Connecticut, undated

Description

The ad verso has a key to the individuals shown in John Trumbull's painting "Death of General Warren at the Battle of Bunker's Hill, June 17, 1775." J. Hammett copied the painting on a Weed Sewing Machine, resulting in 8,640,000 stitches.

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Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 advertisement ; 10 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
10 1/4x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Giftof Miss Anne F. Caryl, June 14, 1932.
GUSN
267172
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.03.01.009

Record details

Other People
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
sewing machines (equipment)
Material Type
advertisements
Places
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)

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