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Philadelphia in 1750

Philadelphia in 1750

Item Information

Title:
Philadelphia in 1750
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: Beneath the gilt of the fore-edges of vol. II is a view of Philadelphia in 1750.
Date:
(c) 1814
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Marine paintings
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Cities & towns
Waterfronts
Sailboats
Places:
PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia (county)Philadelphia
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1814.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: History of the University and colleges of Cambridge : including notices relating to the founders and eminent men / by G. Dyer ... Illustrated by a series of engravings ... [by John Greig], vol. 2
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000111A
Call #:
LF109 .D9 1814x
Barcode:
39999063111783