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A view of part of the town of Boston in New England and Brittish ships of war landing their troops, 1768

Item Information

Title:
A view of part of the town of Boston in New England and Brittish ships of war landing their troops, 1768
Description:
This engraving depicts a huge panoramic view of the harbor full of sailing vessels, with troops of men in the boats and on the dock standing at attention. The background view is of Boston and houses.
Engraver:
Revere, Paul, 1735-1818
Date:
1775–1785
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
sailing ships
warships
scenes (depictions)
Revolutionary War
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 line engraving
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
198445
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.1000.005