Stranger's guide around Boston and how to leave it for the guests of The Tremont House, hotel, Tremont Street, Boston, Mass., ca. 1855

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

ca. 1855

GUSN

GUSN-254962

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Description

The folded guide lists places of amusement, objects of interest, public buildings, pleasant drives, suburban sights, cemeteries and travel to other cities using railroads and steam ships. The back cover has an advertisement for Grover & Baker's Sewing Machines. The item was printed by Allen, 22 Court Street, Boston, Massachusetts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
hotels (public accommodations)
historic sites
sewing machines (equipment)
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.062.04.03.016

Image Dimensions

3 1/4 x 2 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Lawrence Park, 9 May 1924.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Tourists

Description Level

Item