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Auction for dwelling houses

Item Information

Title:
Auction for dwelling houses
Description:
Broadside advertising an auction for dwelling houses, located on the "southerly side" of Eighth Street, between L and M Streets in Boston. The property was divided into six lots and the auction occurred on Saturday, May 11, at 4 o'clock in the afternoon. "This is a rare chance for a workingman to obtain a small homestead cheap within his means and on easy terms of payment."
Printer:
Lunt, Alphonso Moses, 1837-1917
Format:
Posters
Prints
Ephemera
Genre:
broadsides (notices)
posters
announcements
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
auctions
auctioneers
houses
working class
Kilroy, Patrick
Stark, John H.
Dean, J.
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 broadside
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Identifier:
250342
Call #:
GC002.02.263