Benjamin Franklin, apostle of thrift and frugality, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Boston, Mass., 1938

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1938

GUSN

GUSN-287192

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Description

The life of Benjamin Franklin is recounted from his humble origins to his role as a statesmen in the war for American independence. The cover portrait is from a "painting by Joseph Sifrede Duplessis in the Boston Public Library."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
insurance
statesmen
inventors
scientists
printers (people)
pamphlets

Physical Description

1 pamphlet, 16 pages : illustrations ; 6 x 4 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.065.03.01.003

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Giftof Greg Smart, 2001.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company (Publisher)

Material Type

pamphlets

Other People

Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Duplessis, Joseph Siffrède, 1725-1802

Other Organizations

Boston Public Library

Subjects

Revolutionary War

Description Level

Item