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Bostonian Society membership certificate

Item Information

Title:
Bostonian Society membership certificate
Description:
A blank certificate for life membership in the Bostonian Society, incorporated on December 1, 1881. It has a map of Boston in the background and a building in each corner of the certificate: the Old and New State Houses, the Hancock House and the Province House.
Printer:
Heliotype Printing Co.
Date:
1880–1889
Format:
Prints
Ephemera
Genre:
certificates
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
historical societies
maps
Bostonian Society
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.)
Province House (Boston, Mass.)
Old State House (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 certificate
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Given by Mrs. Walter K. Watkins, 1934
Identifier:
250624
Call #:
GC002.02.295