Samuel Thaxter & Son, manufacturers and importers of nautical and optical instruments, charts and nautical books; publishers of Eldridge's charts and coast pilots; agents for U.S. Coast Survey & Hydrographic Office charts & books : engineers' transits, levels, compasses, &c.; yacht and ship binnacles, patent logs and liquid compasses; 125 State Street, Boston


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Title:
Samuel Thaxter & Son, manufacturers and importers of nautical and optical instruments, charts and nautical books; publishers of Eldridge's charts and coast pilots; agents for U.S. Coast Survey & Hydrographic Office charts & books : engineers' transits, levels, compasses, &c.; yacht and ship binnacles, patent logs and liquid compasses; 125 State Street, Boston
Publisher:
S. Thaxter & Son
Date:
[ca. 1900–1910]
Format:
Prints
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Mathematical instruments
Nautical instruments
Advertising--Nautical instruments
Advertising--Mathematical instruments
Publisher:
[Boston] : [publisher not identified]
Notes:
Trade card for Samuel Thaxter and Son.
Red overprint at bottom: Removed to 35 Central Street.
Includes illustration of a ship captain holding a sextant / W.E. Rice sc.
Text on verso titled "One hundred years under one sign," reprinting a description of the firm from the Boston Evening Transcript, February 2d, 1875.
Date estimated from 35 Central Street address.
Extent:
1 trade card : illustrations ; 8 x 14 cm
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_016168
06_01_016169
Call #:
Z473.S26 S74 1900
Barcode:
39999085944682
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