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Boston, Massachusetts. House in Roxbury in which Gen. Joseph Warren was born. As it was in 1840

Boston, Massachusetts. House in Roxbury in which Gen. Joseph Warren was born. As it was in 1840

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Title:
Boston, Massachusetts. House in Roxbury in which Gen. Joseph Warren was born. As it was in 1840
Title (alt.) :
House in which General Joseph Warren was born, Roxbury, built 1720, razed 1846
Lithographer:
N. Currier (Firm)
Name on Item:
N. Currier's Lith., N.Y.
Date:
1840
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Lithographs
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Boston Pictorial Archive
Series:
Neighborhoods Roxbury
Subjects:
Neighborhoods
Houses
Birthplaces
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonRoxbury
Extent:
1 print : lithograph ; 7 1/4 x 10 in.
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Image caption: The house in Roxbury, Mass (as it now stands, August 1840) in which General Joseph Warren was born in the year 1741. He was one of the most ardent, active and illustrious patriots of the Revolution, elected President of the provincial Congress in April 1775 and appointed a Major General a few days previous to the Battle of Bunker Hill, in which he gloriously fell, contending for the liberties and independence of his country.
Accession #:
08_02_002072
Call #:
Cab 23.50.4 No. 11 (no longer used)