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Essex Institute Local History Class Records

Essex Institute Local History Class Records

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Series I. Record Books
BoxFolderContentsDates
11Volume 11894-1895
2Volume 21895-1906
3List of Dorchester Local History Class membersundated
Series II. Lectures
BoxFolderContentsDates
12Lecture No. I through No. XXXIXJuly 3, 1894-March 19, 1895
54Copy of Lecture No. IV (July 31, 1894) and Vundated
3Lecture No. XL through No. 68March 26, 1895-Feb. 1, 1896
55Copy of Lecture No. 50 (June 4, 1895)undated
4Lecture No. 70 through No. 94Feb. 15, 1896-April 3, 1897
56Lecture No. 71 (1896)undated
Series III. Miscellaneous Papers
BoxFolderContentsDates
51Lists of members of the Local History Classundated [1896]
2Index of papers written by members of the Local History Class [94 titles]undated
3Reports of outings1896, 1899, undated
7Miscellaneous speechesundated [1896]
8Notes regarding the Massachusetts Bay Charterundated
9Unusual words and their meanings; notes regarding "government"; notes regarding "Thanksgiving"undated
10Definition of "Commonwealth"; notes regarding early Massachusetts historyundated
11Notes regarding colonization of America by England; notes regarding Cutts Islandundated
12History of ownership of a property in 1640 (Anne Woodbury to George Curwin); notes regarding property of William Bowdish in 1673undated
13Bills regarding visit of Dorchester Local History Class1897
14Newspaper clippingsundated
15The Gazette & Courier newspaper, Greenfield, MASeptember 11, 1897
16Photograph of the Old Witch House; clipping regarding The Oldest House in America (The Cradock Mansion, Medford, MA)undated
17"Reference Books for Local History Class"; list of booksundated
List of lecturesJanuary 7, 1895
Program of Local History Class of the Dorchester Woman's Club1897-1898
18Points of Interest in Salem [2 copies]1895
three forms regarding word "Matross" and one blank form; business card (Tuttle's); pack of index cards listing names of people with notes regarding each; one metal stamp; envelope containing seven two-cent stampsundated
19Historical events, 1492-1691undated
20Correspondence1895-1899
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