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Stranger's guide around Boston and how to leave it for the guests of The Tremont House, hotel, Tremont Street, Boston, Mass., ca. 1855

Item Information

Title:
Stranger's guide around Boston and how to leave it for the guests of The Tremont House, hotel, Tremont Street, Boston, Mass., ca. 1855
Description:
The folded guide lists places of amusement, objects of interest, public buildings, pleasant drives, suburban sights, cemeteries and travel to other cities using railroads and steam ships. The back cover has an advertisement for Grover & Baker's Sewing Machines. The item was printed by Allen, 22 Court Street, Boston, Massachusetts.
Date:
1850–1860
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
trade cards (advertising)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
hotels (public accommodations)
historic sites
sewing machines (equipment)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Tourists
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Tremont House (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Mr. Lawrence Park, 9 May 1924.
Identifier:
254962
Call #:
EP001.01.062.04.03.016