Paper warehouse, Stationary [sic] & Account Books, Thomas Groom & Co.

Description

A blue page advertisement for Thomas Groom & Co. with an illustration of the warehouse, located at No. 82 State Street, Boston, "Importers of Steel Pens and English Stationery / Publishers of the Boston Almanac and Willis & Co.'s Bank Note List." Below the warehouse engraving is a description of a new book for sale, published by Thomas Groom & Co.: "A New and Accurate Method of Finding a Ship's Position at Sea" by Capt. Thomas H. Sumner, late master of ship Cabot, of New York.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paper (fiber product)
warehouses
account books
stationery
pens (drawing and writing)
publishers
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Additional Identification Number

Prints and Engravings Collection number PR203

Physical Description

1 newspaper engraving

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Date of Acquisition

1919-02-27

Reference Code

GC002.01.MA.3050.001

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

7 x 4 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Worcester, Fernando Edwards, b. 1818 (Engraver)

Material Type

line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Other Organizations

Thomas Groom & Co.

Subjects

State Street (Boston, Mass.)

Restrictions

Fair

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Prints: Boston, Ma.: State Street