Splendid panoramic view of the Grand Procession of the military, and arts, trades, societies, and professions on the occasion of the Great Railroad Jubilee

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1851-09-19

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 81-100

GUSN

GUSN-199098

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Description

This is a black and white view from Gleason's Pictorial of the Grand Procession celebrated in Boston on September 19, 1851. It shows a parade of people and carriages, military, locomotive, elephant, etc. Pencilled in the corner is: "sketchd by Rowse, 1851."

Details

Descriptive Terms

processions
carriages (vehicles)
military personnel
locomotives
parades
arts (broad discipline)
societies
railroads
prints (visual works)
wood engravings (prints)

Additional Identification Number

Prints and Engravings Collection Number 89OVR

Physical Description

1 wood engraving

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Reference Code

GC002.02.089

Image Dimensions

14.75 x 22.5 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Possibly Rowse, Samuel Worcester, (American painter and engraver, 1822-1901) (Artist)
Worcester and Pierce (Engraver)
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)

Material Type

prints (visual works)
wood engravings (prints)

Restrictions

Good -- fold and some discoloration

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 81-100