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Massachusetts
Dover
Benjamin Caryl House
107 Dedham Street
Dover MA 02030
Phone
508 785-0567
Web Site http://members.aol.com/rhvara8/carylvisit.htm
Description home of town's first minister, his doctor son, and family until
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Era 1777
Owner/Operator: Dover Historical Society

Duxbury
Alden Kindred and Alden Museum
105 Alden Street
mail: PO Box 2754 Duxbury 02231
Duxbury MA 02332
Phone
781 934-9092
Web Site www.alden.org/
Description house built by John Alden of "Speak for yourself" romantic fame
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Collection A-F Furniture
Era 1653

  Massachusetts
 
Duxbury
 
King Caesar House
 
120 King Caesar Road
 
Duxbury  MA  02331    
  Phone   781 934-5730
 
Web Site  http://www.duxburyhistory.org/serv02.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:pbrowne@duxburyhistory.org
 
Description  built for prominent shipbuilder & merchant
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Collection N-Z  Portraits
 
Era  1809
 
New or Updated:   4/1/2004

  Fall River
 
Fall River Historical Society
 
451 Rock Street
 
Fall River  MA  02720  
 
Phone  508 679-1071
 
Web Site  BROKEN http://www.lizzieborden.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.fallriverma.org/tourism/tourism_attractions.asp
 
Description  local museum in relocated 1843 house, with Lizzie Borden collection
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era      1843
 
New or Updated:  09/15/2003

Massachusetts
Gloucester
Beauport - Sleeper-McCann House
75 Eastern Point Boulevard E
Gloucester MA 01930
Phone
508 283-0800
Alt Phone 617 227-3956
Web Site www.cape-ann.com/cacc/beauport.html
Description 40 room "summer cottage"
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Era 1907
Owner/Operator: SPNEA
 

  Gloucester

  Hammond Castle

  80 Hesperus Avenue

  Gloucester  MA    01930    

  Phone  978 283-2080

  Web Site  http://www.hammondcastle.org/

  Description  castle built by inventor in 1928 with tapestries, 8600 pipe organ,

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Collection Furniture

  Collection G-M  Musical Instrument

  Era  1928

  New or Updated:  3/9/2006

 

  Massachusetts

  Gloucester

  Sargent-Murray Gilman House

  49 Middle Street

  Gloucester   MA   01930    

  Phone   978 281-2432

  Web Site  http://www.sargenthouse.org/

  E-mail  mailto:sargenthouse@cove.com

  Description  home of sea merchants, community leaders, John Singer Sargent collection

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Era  1782

  New or Updated:  11/26/2004

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