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BOSTON Lead Company Chadwick & Co - 1876 Original Engraving Print

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!!! NOTE !!! if the image in the description shows a broken image icon, right click on the icon then select “copy the image location” and then paste it into your browser’s address box to see the image OR send me a message to get more images if they do not all show. Boston Lead Company, Est. in 1829 J.H. Chadwick Co., Agents Another Fine Quality Print from Martin2001 Print Specifics: Type of print: Steel engraving - Original vintage antique print Year of printing: not indicated in the print - actual: 1876 Publisher: Philadelphia, Porter Coates Condition: 1-2 (1. Excellent - 2. Very good - 3. Good - 4. Fair) Light age toning of paper. Few light brownish spots in blank margins. Dimensions: 7.5 x 10.5 inches, including blank margins (borders) around the image. Paper weight: 2 (1. Thick - 2. Heavier - 3. Medium heavy - 4. Slightly heavier - 5. Thin) Reverse side: Blank Notes: Green color around the print in the photo is a contrasting background on which the print was photographed. 1 inch = 2,54 cm. Narrative: These works are situated on the corner of Hampden and Albany streets, in Boston. The main building is of brick, four stories in height, with basement 200 feet in length, and 60 feet in width. The machinery in this is driven by a double horizontal engine of 200 horse-power. There is a double set of upright steam pumps of 20 horse-power each. Another brick building, same height, 55 feet in length, and 40 feet in width, is used for a carpenter's shop and for storage. In that building the machinery is driven by an engine of 15 horse-power. Besides these, there is a corroding house of brick, two stories in height, 205 feet in length, and 70 feet in width, and another of wood, 83 feet in length, and 32 feet in width; also a brick building, three stories in height, for oxide of lead and cooperage department, in which machinery is driven by a horizontal engine of 25 horse-power. There are other buildings occupied by blacksmiths and machinists, for stables, storage, and sheds; the whole works occupying about three acres of ground. On the premises of the Boston Lead Company are manufactured annually, for the sending of their white and red lead and litharge to market, about 80,000 kegs. In their machine, carpenter, and blacksmith shops is performed all needful work for the establishment. They use annually about 300,000 feet of lumber, and 3,000 tons of anthracite coal. The Dutch first manufactured white lead for paint, and their processes, by which durability and opaqueness were obtained, have stood the test of centuries. Only in manipulation have there been improvements. By the use of compact machinery, more perfect results have been obtained, and by the drying by steam, the dust, which was so detrimental to the health of workmen, is avoided. The Boston Lead Company adhere to the old Dutch process, and produce the most perfect, results in their white and red leads. Martin2001 Satisfaction Guaranteed Policy! Any print purchased from me may be returned for any (or no) reason for a full refund including all postage. seller since 1998. Five-star service. Powered by Turbo Lister The free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.

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TURKEY Trebizond on Black Sea - 1887 Wood Engraving

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This old engraving has substantiated and stimulated a recent interest of mine; this physical thing now hangs in front of my reading chair, and I have found the digital copy of the charming old book from which it was cut (VOYAGES AND TRAVELS OR SCENES IN MANY LANDS VOLUME
de Colange, Leo (Ed.)).
Published by E.W. Walker, Boston, MA (1887))
I recommend enjoying some of the 19th century paintings under "Trabzon in art" in commons.wikipedia., which is where I first discovered this one. In some of these it is the artists viewpoint of serious (not ) peacefulness that I especially enjoy, and now this is substantiated, in front of my reading chair.

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