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Title: Label for instrument maker Frederic W. Lincoln, Jr., Boston, MA

Accession Number: 1952.2096.1
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: instrument label
Maker: Lincoln, Frederic W.
Place: USA, MA, Boston
Date: Circa 1839
Materials:
Description: Printed paper label from inside box for quadrant 1952.2096; label for Frederic W. Lincoln Jr. (1817-1898, grandson of Paul Revere), mathematical instrument maker and nautical stationer, 62 Commercial Street, Boston, MA (at this address 1839-1853); engravings of instruments around border, handwritten in pencil "$25.00"; label removed from box by T. Edmondson, 1986. Compare to 1968.159.6, same label, different address. Label order, top (latest) to bottom (earliest): 1952.2096.1, 2, 3.

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