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A Perspective View of the Blockad[e] of Boston Harbour

A Perspective View of the Blockad[e] of Boston Harbour Watercolor on laid paper
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This work depicts the arrival of British troops in Boston in October, 1768. The troops were sent as a show of force following colonial protests against the Townshend Duties of 1767.

MHS owns two versions of this painting. To see the other version please click here.


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