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Your search for posts with tags containing John Gerrish found 6 posts

September 21

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Massachusetts Gazette [Draper] (September 21, 1769).“Goods were shipp’d in London for Boston, last September & October.” In the late 1760s several vendue masters...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 21 Sep 2019

Update on the Slave Auction Memorial at Faneuil Hall

Earlier this month I wrote about the Slave Auction Block memorial that artist Steve Locke had proposed for installation outside Faneuil Hall. Locke’s Kickstarter campaign was successful in surpassing its goal for initial fundraising with a couple...
From: Boston 1775 on 22 Jul 2019

February 27

GUEST CURATOR: Chloe Amour What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Boston Chronicle (February 27, 1769). “ABOUT TWENTY PIECES of fine IRISH LINEN, just imported in fine Order.” This advertisement offers insight...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 27 Feb 2019

March 28

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Boston-Gazette (March 28, 1768).“Whoever Employs the said GERRISH may depend upon his Faithfulness in Selling their Goods FAIRLY.” John Gerrish was one of several auctioneers...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 28 Mar 2018

February 21

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? Massachusetts Gazette (February 18, 1768).“No Man can be more careful, and vigilant, than the Master of said Office.” John Gerrish had a bone to pick with Elias...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 21 Feb 2018

January 21

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Massachusetts Gazette (January 21, 1768).“PUBLIC VENDUE, At the NORTH END Vendue OFFICE.” Auctioneer John Gerrish inserted advertisements in the Massachusetts Gazette...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 21 Jan 2018

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