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1942.1140 (RS120382)

Description

Advertising image of the Fulton Iron Foundry with covered wagon in foreground and ships masts visible behind buildings; large smokestack.

Details

Maker
Lane, Fitz Henry, 1804-1865 (Artist)
Sharp Press, J.C. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1842
Inscriptions
Printed on lower edge of image: 1) "THE FULTON IRON FOUNDRY" 2) (GEO. C. THACHER, THOMAS THACHER AND THOS. THACHER JR. PROPRIETORS.)/ On Turnpike St. So. Boston. Office Nos. 43 & 45 Broad St./ Boston. 3) F.H. Lane del. 4) J.C. Sharp's Press, Boston.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
lithography
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
business (commercial function)
Commerce
industrialization
Industrialization
Iron
iron (metal)
lithographs
lithography
Lithography
Manufacturing
manufacturing
Modernization
modernization
Print
prints (visual works)
Technology
technology
transportation
Transportation
People and organizations
Thacher, George C., 1796-1856
Thacher, Thomas
Thacher, Thomas, Jr.
Dimensions
14 3/4 x 12 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1140
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Miss Maria H. Thacher
GUSN
53285

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