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Burr-Hamilton duel 1804, Crane's Business Papers, Crane & Co., Dalton, Mass.

Item Information

Title:
Burr-Hamilton duel 1804, Crane's Business Papers, Crane & Co., Dalton, Mass.
Description:
The image caption states that Aaron Burr wrote his challenge to Alexander Hamilton on a piece of paper. At the time of the duel the Crane Mill was three years old. The designs are done by René Clarke and the typography by Frederick W. Goudy.
Designer:
Clarke, René
Typographer:
Goudy, Frederic W. (Frederic William), 1865-1947
Publisher:
Crane and Company
Format:
Ephemera
Genre:
samples
promotional materials
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
printing (process)
paper (fiber product)
duels
statesmen
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804
Places:
MassachusettsBerkshire (county)Dalton
Extent:
1 sample : color illustrations ; 11 x 8 1/2 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Crane & Co., 7 November 1925.
Identifier:
266404
Call #:
EP001.12.005.001.011