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Calendar for John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Boston, Mass., 1887

EP001.13.01.001 (RS185900)

Description

The image caption reads "John Hancock at Lexington directing the Minute Men to sound the alarm, 1775." The verso has a description of Hancock's role in the ringing of the bell to sound the alarm on the night of April 18, 1775.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1887
Physical Description
1 calendar ; 14 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches
Dimensions
14 1/2x 11 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Adelaide Fowler, 11 October 1930.
GUSN
273926
Reference Code
EP001.13.01.001

Record details

Originator
Barnes, George Foster (Delineator)
John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company (Publisher)
Wood & Doane (Boston, Mass.) (Printer)
Other People
Hancock, John, 1737-1793
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
governors
insurance
portraits
statesmen
Material Type
calendars
Subjects
Minutemen (Militia)
Revolutionary War
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

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