Calendar for New England Mutual Life Insurance Co., Post Office Square, Boston, Mass., 1888

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1888

GUSN

GUSN-273879

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Description

The illustration re-creates the "one if by land, two if by sea" event prior to Paul Revere's famous ride. Lines from the Longfellow poem are at the bottom of the item "And with muffled oar silently rowed to the Charlestown shore just as the moon rose over the bay."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
insurance
calendars

Physical Description

1 calendar ; 15 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.13.02.006

Image Dimensions

15 1/2 x 12 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. H.P. Harrington, 11 June 1943.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)

Record Details

Originator

New England Mutual Life Insurance Company (Publisher)
American Bank Note Company (Printer)

Material Type

calendars

Other People

Revere, Paul, 1735-1818
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882

Subjects

Post Office Square (Boston, Mass.)
Revolutionary War

Description Level

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