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Travelers calendar, published by The Travelers, Hartford, Connecticut, 1936

EP001.13.06.002 (RS185872)

Description

The calendar has 12 Currier & Ives lithographs: 1) The road-winter (1853) 2) Canadian voyageurs 3) Gold mining in California (1871) 4) Brook trout fishing (1862) 5) The Rocky Mountains (1866) 6) The American national game of baseball 7) Clipper ship "Nightingale" (1854) 8) The "Lighning Express" trains (1863) 9) A midnight race on the Mississippi 10) The great fire at Chicago 11) Home to Thanksgiving (1867) 12) Central Park, winter (1862).

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1936
Physical Description
1 calendar ; 22 x 16 inches
Dimensions
22x 16(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Lorna Condon, 14 May 2007.
GUSN
273777
Reference Code
EP001.13.06.002

Record details

Originator
Travelers Insurance Companies (Publisher)
Other People
Buttersworth, James Edward, 1817-1894
Durrie, George Henry, 1820-1863
Knirsch, Otto
Manning, H. D.
Palmer, F. (Fanny), 1812-1876
Parsons, Charles, 1821-1910
Schutler, John
Tait, Arthur Fitzwilliam, 1819-1905
Other Organizations
Currier & Ives
Descriptive Terms
advertising
baseball (field sport)
business (commercial function)
clipper ships
fishing
insurance
lithographs
mining
steamboats
trains (vehicle groupings)
transportation
Material Type
calendars
Subjects
Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871
Places
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
New York City (New York state)

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