1922 Ad American House Boston MA Hotel Resort Travel Tourism Lewis Rice YSC1

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This is an original 1922 black and white print ad for the American House hotel located on Hanover Street in Boston, Massachusetts, that was operated by Lewis Rice & Son during the Roaring Twenties era. The American House hotel opened in 1835 and was closed and demolished on August 8, 1935 to make room for a parking lot. Famous guests of the hotel include abolitionist John Brown, author Ralph Waldo Emerson, and others.

Please note the dimensions of this ad.

CONDITION

This 132+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Small hole - right margin.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 3 inches; 15 x 8 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising

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