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The Mayflower at sea, pilgrims signing the compact on board the Mayflower, Nov. 11th, 1620. Provincetown Harbor, Mass.

The Mayflower at sea, pilgrims signing the compact on board the Mayflower, Nov. 11th, 1620. Provincetown Harbor, Mass.

Item Information

Title:
The Mayflower at sea, pilgrims signing the compact on board the Mayflower, Nov. 11th, 1620. Provincetown Harbor, Mass.
Description:
On November 11th, 1620, the "MAYFLOWER" dropped anchor in Provincetown Harbor, and here in the cabin of their good ship, was drawn up that memorable "Compact of the Government", the first charter of a democratic government in the world's history. Forty days later this heroic band of hearty pilgrims weighed anchor and sailed across the bay to find their settlement which thy called PLYMOUTH. Provincetown Harbor, Mass.
Date:
[ca. 1930–1945]
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Genre:
Postcards
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
The Tichnor Brothers Collection
Series:
Massachusetts Postcards
Subjects:
Sailing ships
Pilgrims
Mayflower (Ship)
Places:
MassachusettsBarnstable (county)Provincetown
Extent:
1 print (postcard) : linen texture, color ; 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Publisher:
Pub. by The Mayflower Sales Co., Provincetown, Mass. Tichnor Bros. Inc., Boston, Mass.
Notes:
Title from item.
Accession #:
06_10_001339
Identifier:
62799