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  Massachusetts
 
Kingston
 
Major John Bradford House
 
Landing Road
 
PO Box 22
 
Kingston  MA  02364    
 
Phone  781 585-6300
 
Web Site  http://www.kingston.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:npt@ziplink.net
 
Alt Web  http://kingstonuu.org/history/history-bradfordhouse.html
 
Description  child's room, textiles
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection A-F  Dolls
 
Collection G-M  Furniture
 
Era  1674
 
Owner/Operator:  Jones River Village Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  11/03/2003

 

  Lenox

  Museum of the Gilded Age at Ventfort Hall

  104 Walker Street

  PO Box 2424

  Lenox  MA  01240    

  Phone   413 637-3206

  Web Site  http://www.gildedage.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@gildedage.org

  Description  Victorian house features interpretation of summer playground of the rich and powerful

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Era  1893

  Owner/Operator:  Ventfort Hall Assn Inc

  New or Updated:   1/10/2006

  Massachusetts

  Lexington

  Hancock-Clarke House

  36 Hancock Street

  PO Box 514

  Lexington  MA  02173    

  Phone  781 862-1703

  Web Site  http://www.lexingtonhistory.org/hancockclarke_2002.html

  E-mail  mailto:info@lexingtonhistory.org

  Description  home of John Hancock's grandfather (also John), he and Sam Adams

                    were there when the British made the march to Lexington & Concord

                    which sparked the Revolutionary War

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus Local History

  Era  Revolutionary War

  Owner/Operator:  Lexington Historical Society

  New or Updated:  4/15/2006


Lincoln
Codman House, The Grange
Codman Road
Lincoln MA 01773
Phone
617 259-8843
Web Site
Description
SPNEA house, in same family until 1960's, expanded in 1790
Type of Resource House Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility
Era 
1740

  Massachusetts
 
Lincoln
 
Gropius House
 
68 Baker Bridge Road
 
Lincoln  MA  01773    
 
Phone  781 259-8098
 
Web Site  http://www.spnea.org/visit/homes/gropius.htm
 
Description  SPNEA house, New England home designed by Bauhaus leader  Walter                         Gropius as his own residence
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture
 
Era      1937
 
Owner/Operator:  SPNEA
 
New or Updated:  10/28/2003 

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