Advertisement for a Stagecoach Line Running from Boston, Massachusetts to Providence, Rhode Island, 1825

Summary

Before canals and railroads, stagecoach lines transported goods and people from town to town. Published in the "Manufacturers and Farmers Journal and Providence and Pawtucket Advertiser" July 7, 1825, this clipping advertises a company of stage coaches between Boston, Massachusetts and Providence, Rhode Island. The schedules are provided, along with this line's "advantages superior" to other lines on this route.

Before canals and railroads, stagecoach lines transported goods and people from town to town. Published in the "Manufacturers and Farmers Journal and Providence and Pawtucket Advertiser" July 7, 1825, this clipping advertises a company of stage coaches between Boston, Massachusetts and Providence, Rhode Island. The schedules are provided, along with this line's "advantages superior" to other lines on this route.

Artifact

Advertisement

Date Made

07 July 1825

Subject Date

1825

Creators

Unknown

Collection Title

Seymour Dunbar Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

82.129.1530

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Engraving (Printing process)

Dimensions

Height: 6 in

Width: 2.5 in

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