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Monument, on North Beacon Hill (or North Mt. Beacon), a little lower than South Beacon, was built by the Daughters of the American Revolution to commemorate the burning of beacon-fires by the continentals in the revolution, this fact being the origin of the names.

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v.4 - The March of commerce

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Monuments & memorials
Beacon Hill (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Gregor Noetzel, c/o Amer. Geogr. Society, Broadway & 156th St., N.Y.C.
Physical Description
Extent: 15 x 9.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: bf0a1750-c612-012f-d888-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Monument, on North Beacon Hill (or North Mt. Beacon), a little lower than South Beacon, was built by the Daughters of the American Revolution to commemorate the burning of beacon-fires by the continentals in the revolution, this fact being the origin of the names." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b146-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Monument, on North Beacon Hill (or North Mt. Beacon), a little lower than South Beacon, was built by the Daughters of the American Revolution to commemorate the burning of beacon-fires by the continentals in the revolution, this fact being the origin of the names." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b146-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Monument, on North Beacon Hill (or North Mt. Beacon), a little lower than South Beacon, was built by the Daughters of the American Revolution to commemorate the burning of beacon-fires by the continentals in the revolution, this fact being the origin of the names. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b146-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Monument, on North Beacon Hill (or North Mt. Beacon), a little lower than South Beacon, was built by the Daughters of the American Revolution to commemorate the burning of beacon-fires by the continentals in the revolution, this fact being the origin of the names.