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The fruits of arbitrary po[w]er, or the bloody massacre, perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th, 1770, in wh[i]ch Messrs: Saml: Gray: Saml: Maverick Iames Caldwell. Crispus Attucks. Patrick Carr were killed....

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The fruits of arbitrary po[w]er, or the bloody massacre, perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th, 1770, in wh[i]ch Messrs: Saml: Gray: Saml: Maverick Iames Caldwell.  Crispus Attucks.  Patrick Carr were killed....

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Names
Pelham, Henry (1749-1806) (Engraver)
Pelham, Henry (1749-1806) (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1770
Date Issued: 1770
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Boston Massacre, 1770
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Content : Print contains 5 lines in lower margin from Psalm 94.

Content : Print depicts March 5, 1770.

Content : Print first advertised on April 2, 1770, although copies may have been in circulation earlier.

Content : See also Deák 128.

Citation/reference : Deák 127

Ownership: John H. Levine Collection
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print ; 23.3 x 22.1 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 742fc6a0-c54c-012f-ebc7-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1749: Creator Born
  • 1770: Created (Approximate)
  • 1806: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The fruits of arbitrary po[w]er, or the bloody massacre, perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th, 1770, in wh[i]ch Messrs: Saml: Gray: Saml: Maverick Iames Caldwell. Crispus Attucks. Patrick Carr were killed...." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1770 - 1770. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ada-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The fruits of arbitrary po[w]er, or the bloody massacre, perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th, 1770, in wh[i]ch Messrs: Saml: Gray: Saml: Maverick Iames Caldwell. Crispus Attucks. Patrick Carr were killed...." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 22, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ada-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1770 - 1770). The fruits of arbitrary po[w]er, or the bloody massacre, perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th, 1770, in wh[i]ch Messrs: Saml: Gray: Saml: Maverick Iames Caldwell. Crispus Attucks. Patrick Carr were killed.... Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ada-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The fruits of arbitrary po[w]er, or the bloody massacre, perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th, 1770, in wh[i]ch Messrs: Saml: Gray: Saml: Maverick Iames Caldwell.  Crispus Attucks.  Patrick Carr were killed....