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The birthplace of Benjamin Franklin (Jan. 17, 1706)

Item Information

Title:
The birthplace of Benjamin Franklin (Jan. 17, 1706)
Description:
This print presents a detailed, color print of the Franklin House. A caption at the bottom of the print reads, "15 Milk Street Boston, this site now occupied by the Passenger Department BAY STATE STREET RY. CO.--'940 Miles of Lines in New England.'"
Date:
1858
Format:
Prints
Photographs
Genre:
color prints (prints)
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
historic sites
houses
American Colonial
exterior views
Birthplaces
Milk Street (Boston, Mass.)
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 color print
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
198484
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.2550.002