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Greetings from Boston, Welcome Home - Old Home Week, July 28 - Aug. 3, 1907

PC001.03.01.USMA.0480.0140.001 (RS277181)

Description

Postcard with color illustrations referencing nicknames for Boston including a woman dressed in Greek robes depicting Boston as the "Athens of America" who holds a spoked wheel alluding to Boston as the "Hub of the Universe." Other color illustrations symbolizing Boston include the City of Boston seal, a beanpot, books and artist supplies; the Massachusetts State House, and the Bunker Hill Monument.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date of Acquisition
Oct. 1, 1913
Physical Description
Postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
320895
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.USMA.0480.0140.001

Record details

Originator
Robbins Bros. Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
symbols
Material Type
picture postcards
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Massachusetts State House

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