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Calendar for John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Boston, Mass., 1896

EP001.13.01.007 (RS185894)

Description

The image caption reads "Sunset, July 4th 1776. John Hancock announcing that the Declaration has been signed." The left side of the image has an exterior veiw of Independence Hall in Philadelphia.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1896
Physical Description
1 print on paper mounted on board : chromolithograph ; 16 1/4 x 13 1/2 inches
Dimensions
16 1/4x 13 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Adelaide Fowler, 11 October 1930.
GUSN
274038
Reference Code
EP001.13.01.007

Record details

Originator
John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company (Publisher)
Ketterlinus Lithographic Manufacturing Company (Lithographer)
Other People
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Hancock, John, 1737-1793
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
exterior views
governors
group portraits
insurance
statesmen
Material Type
calendars
chromolithographs
Subjects
United States. Declaration of Independence
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Places (Buildings)
Independence Hall (Philadelphia, Pa.)

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