This is an original 1945 black and white print ad promoting Massachusetts for industries and business from the Massachusetts Development and Industrial Commission located at 20 Somerset Street, Boston, Massachusetts. This ad features an image of the Governor Maurice J. Tobin signing the Port Authority Bill - at his right, Boston's famous ex-Mayor, John F. Fitzgerald, Chairman of the Port authority - at his left, Jay R. Benton, Chairman, Greater Boston Development Committee.
This 66+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 4.75 x 11.5 inches; 12 x 29 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, Embarkation, Commerce