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Calendar for New England Mutual Life Insurance Co., Post Office Square, Boston, Mass., 1888

EP001.13.02.006 (RS185906)

Description

The illustration re-creates the "one if by land, two if by sea" event prior to Paul Revere's famous ride. Lines from the Longfellow poem are at the bottom of the item "And with muffled oar silently rowed to the Charlestown shore just as the moon rose over the bay."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1888
Physical Description
1 calendar ; 15 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches
Dimensions
15 1/2x 12 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. H.P. Harrington, 11 June 1943.
GUSN
273879
Reference Code
EP001.13.02.006

Record details

Originator
American Bank Note Company (Printer)
New England Mutual Life Insurance Company (Publisher)
Other People
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882
Revere, Paul, 1735-1818
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
insurance
Material Type
calendars
Subjects
Post Office Square (Boston, Mass.)
Revolutionary War
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)

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