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Miscellaneous Group of Printed Ephemera

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1172
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2756T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Miscellaneous Group of Printed Ephemera, including 19th century stamped and postmarked envelopes from Fitchburg, an 1847 Boston & Worcester Rail Road Corporation receipt, an 1870 wedding invitation from Fitchburg, receipts paid to the Abbott Female Academy in 1862, an import duty receipt paid to the Custom House, Boston, in 1863, an early 20th century survey of the Peace River District of Alberta and British Columbia, a 19th century girl's journal and sketchbook, an 1831 synopsis of the course of study for the University of Vermont, several engravings of Native Americans, an engraved 1872 view of the City of New York as seen from Brooklyn Heights, and other items.
Estimate $200-300


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Boston & Worcester Rail Road Corporation, University of Vermont, Abbott Female Academy, Alberta, British Columbia, Vermont, Brooklyn Heights

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