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History of Newton manuscript - History of Newton, Massachusetts : town and city, from its earliest settlement to the present time, 1630-1880 - Postcard addressed to Rev. S. F. Smith, D.D. -

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Title:
History of Newton manuscript - History of Newton, Massachusetts : town and city, from its earliest settlement to the present time, 1630-1880 - Postcard addressed to Rev. S. F. Smith, D.D. -
Description:
1 v. (unpaged) ; 30 cm. - Consists of handwritten pages interspersed with typeset columns paged on pages. Manuscript of the volume eventually published as "History of Newton, Massachusetts : town and city, from its earliest settlement to the present time, 1630-1880" in 1880. This manuscript is accompanied by handwritten pen and ink author's notes: lists of subscribers for the erection of the Monument to the First Settlers and sketch of the monument, newspaper article on Royal M. Pulsifer of Newton, manager of the Boston Herald, some obituaries, pen and ink list of Newton soldiers in the Revolutionary War, notes on population, manufacturing and agricultural output of Newton, pen and ink plan of the First Parish Meeting House in Newton Centre in 1805. - Postcard addressed to Rev. S. F. Smith, D.D. postmarked May 17, [18]79, 12 P.M., Brooklyn, N.Y. -
Creator:
Smith, Samuel Francis, 1808-1895
Contributor:
Newton Free Library
Date:
[1800–1880]
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Location:
Newton Free Library
Collection (local):
B2672683x
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Samuel Smith Manuscript
Subjects:
Smith, Samuel Francis, 1808-1895. History of Newton, Massachusetts
Newton (Mass.)--Biography
Newton (Mass.)--History
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Language:
English
Identifier:
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