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Fourth of July orations

Identifier: 0100.007

Scope and Contents note

This collection includes printed copies of Fourth of July orations. The first series includes copies of individual orations. Most are in pamphlet form but a number of them are in book form as well. The second series is a compilation of orations from 1803-1845 that was published in 18??. The third series consists of a resolution of thanks presented by the City Council to the orator for 1890, the Hon. Albert E. Pillsbury. This resolution was donated to the City Archives by the family of Albert E. Pillsbury. The fourth series includes remarks made on the 4th of July orations.


  • 1803-1976 with gaps



2.25 Cubic feet (6 document cases, 1 flat box and 1 volume)

Guide to the Fourth of July orations
Kristen Swett

Repository Details

Part of the City of Boston Archives Repository

201 Rivermoor St.
West Roxbury MA 02132 United States
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