Lot 169: State of Massachusetts Thanksgiving
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: State of Massachusetts Thanksgiving Proclamation, printed broadside, dated November 29, 1866, proclaiming November 29th "a day of Public Thanksgiving and Praise", sheet 28 in. x 19 1/2 in. Provenance: Gaspar Cusachs, entrepreneur, historian and collector, (1855-1929); The Gaspar Cusachs Collection, loaned to the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA (c. 1909-2016).