Greetings from Boston, Welcome Home - Old Home Week, July 28 - Aug. 3, 1907

GUSN

GUSN-320895

Description

Postcard with color illustrations referencing nicknames for Boston including a woman dressed in Greek robes depicting Boston as the "Athens of America" who holds a spoked wheel alluding to Boston as the "Hub of the Universe." Other color illustrations symbolizing Boston include the City of Boston seal, a beanpot, books and artist supplies; the Massachusetts State House, and the Bunker Hill Monument.

Details

Descriptive Terms

symbols
picture postcards

Physical Description

Postcard

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

Oct. 1, 1913

Reference Code

PC001.03.01.USMA.0480.0140.001

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Robbins Bros. Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Publisher)

Material Type

picture postcards

Description Level

Item