Union Lecture Course broadside

Image

Lecture Poster.jpg

Title

Union Lecture Course broadside

Subject

Street-railroads
Lectures and lecturing
Electricity
Public utilities

Description

Broadside advertising a lecture by George W. Mansfield of the Thomson-Houston Electric Company, which merged with Edison General Electric Company in 1892 to become General Electric Company. The lecture was part of the Union Lecture Course.

Publisher

Jones Library Special Collections

Date

Circa 1890

Rights

This digital file may be used for educational uses, as long as it is not altered in any way. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Jones Library.

Format

image/jpg

Language

English

Type

Posters

Identifier

Folder: Union Lecture Course

Original Format

Ephemera

Text

Do you want to "Boom Amherst". Do you want an Electric Railway in Amherst? Do you want to run your domestic machinery by electricity? Then go to the Town Hall Tuesday Eve'ing, Mar. 1 and hear Mr. Mansfield of the Thomson-Houston Electric Co. tell how to do it.

Union Lecture Course
Fifth Lecture

Admission 15 Cents. Doors open at 7. Lecture at 8.

Citation

“Union Lecture Course broadside,” Digital Amherst, accessed December 12, 2017, http://www.digitalamherst.org/items/show/757.