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Calendar for John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Boston, Mass., 1898

EP001.13.01.009 (RS185856)

Description

The central image is the Sons of Liberty celebrating the repeal of the Stamp Act, August 14,1766 around the Liberty Tree. The lower right corner of the image has a tablet marking the location of the Tree at Essex and Washington Streets. The calendar has tear off pages for the months July-December 1898.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1898
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
274041
Reference Code
EP001.13.01.009

Record details

Originator
John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company (Publisher)
Ketterlinus Lithographic Manufacturing Company (Lithographer)
Other People
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Hancock, John, 1737-1793
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
governors
insurance
statesmen
trees
Material Type
calendars
chromolithographs
Subjects
Essex Street (Boston, Mass.)
Liberty Tree (Boston, Mass.)
Liberty trees
Sons of Liberty
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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