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The Piper Books for Christmas, 1927

Item Information

Title:
The Piper Books for Christmas, 1927
Description:
A detailed cover design for Piper Books which illustrates men at work loading and unloading cargo from the ships at the docks, while other boats are leaving the docks to sail. Also shows the skyline behind the many ships and sails.
Date:
1927
Format:
Prints
Genre:
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
sailing vessels
harbors
cityscapes (representations)
cargo vessels
Places:
MassachusettsBoston Harbor
Extent:
1 engraving
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Mr. W.S. Appleton, 1927
Identifier:
198765
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.3850.004