This portrayal of the landing of the British troops in 1768 shows something of the commercial and maritime aspects of Boston's North End. Paul Revere was the engraver. See Clarence S. Brigham, Paul Revere's Engravings 58–64 (Worcester, 1954).
Courtesy of the American Antiquarian Society.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.