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Benjamin Franklin, apostle of thrift and frugality, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Boston, Mass., 1938

Description

The life of Benjamin Franklin is recounted from his humble origins to his role as a statesmen in the war for American independence. The cover portrait is from a "painting by Joseph Sifrede Duplessis in the Boston Public Library."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1938
Physical Description
1 pamphlet, 16 pages : illustrations ; 6 x 4 1/2 inches
Dimensions
6x 4 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Giftof Greg Smart, 2001.
GUSN
287192
Reference Code
EP001.01.065.03.01.003

Record details

Originator
John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company (Publisher)
Other People
Duplessis, Joseph Siffrède, 1725-1802
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Other Organizations
Boston Public Library
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
insurance
inventors
printers (people)
scientists
statesmen
Material Type
pamphlets
Subjects
Revolutionary War
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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