Categories

Float-Destruction Of The Statue Of George III

Float-Destruction Of The Statue Of George III Exposition
Original:
Sold

Stock #: 26507
Publisher: Redfield Brothers, Inc.
Postmark: 1908
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

Purchase Scan Send Print
Additional Details:
Hudson-Fulton celebration Commission Official post card No 31 Destruction of the statue of George III-After the repeal of the stamp act the people of New York erected in Bowling Green in 1770 a leaden statue of George III. After the declaration of independence the patients pulled the statue down, July 9, 1776, and melted it into bullets.