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Boston
Gibson Society Inc
137 Beacon Street
Boston MA 02116
Phone
617 267-6338
Web Site
http://www.thegibsonhouse.org/
E-mail mailto:gibsonmuseum@aol.com
Description Victorian house featuring decorative arts
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Era 1859
New or Updated: 07/01/2003

Boston
Nichols House Museum
55 Mount Vernon Street
Boston  MA  02108 
Phone  617 227-6993
Web Site  http://www.nicholshousemuseum.org/home.htm
E-mail  mailto:maolto:nhm@channel1.com
 
Description  house museum with collection of fine and decorative arts and furniture
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Era  19th
 
New or Updated:  07/06/2003
 

  Massachusetts

  Boston

  Otis House

  141 Cambridge Street

  Boston  MA   02114    

  Phone  617 227-3956

  Web  http://www.historicnewengland.org/visit/homes/otis.htm

  Description  designed by Charles Bulfinch, headquarters of large preservation group

                    with million item archives

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Research  Archives

  Era   1796

  Owner/Operator:  Historic New England

  New or Updated   1/21/2006
 

  Boston

  Paul Revere House

  19 North Square

  Boston  MA   02113    

  Phone  617 523-2338

  Web  www.paulreverehouse.org

  Description  home of famous Patriot, silversmith and rider

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Era  Revolutionary War

  New or Updated  1/22/2006

Massachusetts
Boston
Shirley-Eustis House
33 Shirley Avenue
Boston  MA  02151    
 
Phone  617 442-2275
 
Web Site  http://www.shirleyeustishouse.org/index.html
 
Description  house built by appointed Royal Governor in one century, restored to                         appearance when occupied by another in 1825
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Building Type  Governors Mansion
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Era      1747
 
New or Updated:  07/10/2003

  Braintree
 
General Sylvanus Thayer Birthplace
 
786 Washington Street
 
Braintree  MA  02184    
 
Phone  617 848-1640
 
Web Site  http://www.key-biz.com/ssn/Braintree/hist_soc.html
 
Description  local history in house of General  important in founding West Point as a                         military academy
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Field of Study  Genealogy
 
Collection A-F  Furniture
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era      1720
 
Owner/Operator:  Braintree Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  07/12/2003

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