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The Bostonians Paying the Exciseman, or Tarring and Feathering.

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Date made: n.d.
Maker: Robinson, Henry R.
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 12 x 10 1/8 in.; 30.48 x 25.7175 cm
ID number: DL*60.3475
Negative number: 2003-20039


Description:

Black and white print of five man tarring and feathering a man (John Malcomb, British Commissioner of Customs, Boston), beside a tree labeled "Liberty Tree." In the background are men throwing containers from a ship into the water. Dialog and additional phrases appear on the print.