Patent. An entire view and section of an improved fire-engine, : patented to Jacob Perkins and Allan Pollock. ... Orders for the patent fire engines, addressed to William C. Hunneman, No. 56, Fore-Street, Boston, will be executed in the best manner, under the care of the patentees.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: TextTextPublication details: [Boston, Mass.] : Munroe & Francis, print., [1802?]; MASS. Boston. Description: 1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. ; 41 x 26 cmOther title:
  • Entire view and section of an improved fire-engine
Notes: Engraved illustration signed: S. Hill sc;
Printer Munroe & Francis used that corporate name 1802-1808, 1810-1814, and 1816-1853;
Listed among the "Donations made to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences" as donated in 1802 by the patentees. Cf. Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, v. 2 part 2 (Charlestown, Mass., 1804), p. 160;
Printed area, including the engraving, measures 36.5 x 24.5 cm;
Not in: Shaw & Shoemaker.
Local Notes: Request this item at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania;
Historical Society has two copies, one inscribed: James P. Park. Boston. September 12. 1805. Presented by Wm. C. Hunneman;
NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
Local Added Entry - Personal Name: Hill, Samuel, 1766?-1804, engraver;
Hunneman, William Cooper, 1769-1856, associated name;
Parke, James P. b. 1783, former owner.
Imprint: MASS. Boston. 1802;
Munroe & Francis, printer.
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Engraved illustration signed: S. Hill sc.

Printer Munroe & Francis used that corporate name 1802-1808, 1810-1814, and 1816-1853.

Listed among the "Donations made to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences" as donated in 1802 by the patentees. Cf. Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, v. 2 part 2 (Charlestown, Mass., 1804), p. 160.

Printed area, including the engraving, measures 36.5 x 24.5 cm.

Not in: Shaw & Shoemaker.

Request this item at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

Historical Society has two copies, one inscribed: James P. Park. Boston. September 12. 1805. Presented by Wm. C. Hunneman.

NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.

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