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PAUL REVERE: born in Boston, 1735; died, 1818; acquired his fame by his ride from Boston to Lexington in April, 1775, to arouse the minutemen. This ride was celebrated by Longfellow in the poem "Midnight Ride of Paul Revere," published in "Tales of a Ways

British
1908
Publisher Bamforth & Co. Ltd., Publishers, Holmfirth, and New York


Dimensions

Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2014.13408

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on card stock.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Front: COPYRIGHT 1908 BY R.M. DONALDSON.
Back: divided. Mint.
B Co.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder