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Handbill, Shaker and new Tariff Ranges, Taunton Iron Works Co., Taunton, Mass.

Item Information

Title:
Handbill, Shaker and new Tariff Ranges, Taunton Iron Works Co., Taunton, Mass.
Description:
Reasons for purchasing the ranges are listed on the item verso. In the image Greely and his party look on as an Inuit greets them. A dead polar bear is on the ground. In the center of the image is a stove. A dog sled and Greely's ship are in the background. The illustration caption reads "Lieut. Greeley arrives at the North Pole." The stoves can be purchased at Alex H. Revell & Co., corner Randolph & Fifth Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
Lithographer:
Geo. H. Walker & Co.
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
handbills
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
appliances
stoves (heating equipment)
explorers
expeditions
Kitchen appliances
Arctic regions
Discoveries in geography
Bears
Polar Bear
Inuit
Lady Franklin Bay Expedition (1881-1884)
Greely, A. W. (Adolphus Washington), 1844-1935
Places:
MassachusettsBristol (county)Taunton
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
IllinoisCook (county)Chicago
Extent:
1 handbill : color illustration ; 6 x 10 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Purchase 1998.
Identifier:
325998
Call #:
EP001.01.006.03.04.028