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Your search for posts with tags containing Commodification of American Revolution found 12 posts

April 23

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A few of Mr. Lovell’s ORATIONS on the Massacre in Boston.” In the spring of 1771 colonial printers advertised a variety of items commemorating the death of George...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 23 Apr 2021

February 27

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “THE TRIAL of the SOLDIERS of His Majesty’s Twenty-Ninth Regiment of Foot.” “A FUNERAL SERMON … on the Death of the Rev. Mr. Whitefield.” In...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 27 Feb 2021

February 19

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A few Copies of The TRIAL … of the SOLDIERS … for the Murders at Boston.” In January 1771, John Fleeming, a printer in Boston, published an account of...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 19 Feb 2021

January 26

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “THE TRIAL … published by Permission of the Court.” In January 1771, John Fleeming published an account of the trials of the soldiers involved in the Boston Massacre. ...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 26 Jan 2021

January 25

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A few of the TRIALS of the SOLDIERS in Boston.” Daniel Fowle and Robert Fowle, printers of the New-Hampshire Gazette, inserted a brief notice at the bottom of the final...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 25 Jan 2021

January 21

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “The Trial of … Soldiers in His Majesty’s 29th Regiment of Foot.” On January 14, 1771, John Fleeming announced that he would publish a pamphlet documenting...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 21 Jan 2021

January 14

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A short Narrative of the horrid MASSACRE in BOSTON.” Commemoration and commodification of the American Revolution occurred simultaneously, the process beginning years...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 14 Jan 2021

July 16

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A NARRATIVE of the late horrid MASSACRE in BOSTON.” The commemoration and commodification of the events of the American Revolution began years before shots were fired...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 16 Jul 2020

April 16

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A Copper-Plate PRINT, containing a View of Part of the Town of Boston in New-England, and British Ships of War landing their Troops in the Year 1768.” The simultaneous...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 16 Apr 2020

April

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “An Original Print, representing the late horrid Massacre in King Street.” Although Paul Revere’s engraving is more famous, Henry Pelham also produced a print...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 2 Apr 2020

March 26

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A PRINT, containing a Representation of the late horrid Massacre in King-street.” Only three weeks after the Boston Massacre colonial consumers could purchase engravings...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 26 Mar 2020

March

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A faithful Account of the Proceedings of the Subscribers and Non-Subscribers.” The commodification of the American Revolution began several years before the skirmishes...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 20 Mar 2020

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