Browse Items (201 total)

Murphy Dan Painting Barn.jpg
Creator: Murphy, Dan
Date: 2018
Description: Barn at Endicott Park
Dan Murphy
Oil on canvas
Peabody Institute Library of Danvers Permanent Collection
Donated to the Library by the Danvers Art Association

connor_0013.jpg
Date: 1904
Description: First generation, Daniel Connors.

Original farmhouse - current location of Clark School.

sjp_students_0175.jpg
Date: 1908
Description: Group of first students at entrance to the college.

sjp_farewell_0174.jpg
Creator: Washington News Photos
Date: 04-1956
Description: Mayor O'Donnell bids good-bye to Juniorates at St. Joseph's of the Xaverian Brothers - Oak Hill, Peabody, now the North Shore Shopping Center.

The Juniorate was a boarding high school for young men…[More]

sjp_champs_0173.jpg
Date: 1914
Description: Pictured: Robert B. Nagle, 2nd row, 2nd left

Photo presented to St. John's Prep Archives by Ms. Helen M. Nagle, 80 Maple Street, Danvers

sjp_air_view_0176.jpg
Date: 2006
Description: This air view appears on the inside cover of the "Centennial History of St, John's Prep School: Far Above the Neighboring Hilltops 1907-2007" by Gary Larrabee

connor_0020.jpg
Description: James Connors, third generation - Connors Farm

bonfire_0172.jpg
Date: 07-1952
Description: We got the barrels from A.C. Lawrence in Peabody. We had to rehoop them in the Knights of Columbus back yard and then drove them to the park to build the bonfire.

Location: Plains Park, Danvers,…[More]

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Description: In 1694, two years after the famous witchcraft delusion of 1692, this plot of ground was deeded to the people by Nathaniel Ingersoll as a training field. The set a huge boulder on the green. Here…[More]

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Description: The church and parsonage were built in 1891, on the site which held the meeting house since 1762. In the spring following the coming of Gov. Endicott, 1629, the first church was organized but it was…[More]

0197.jpg
Creator: Nolan, Janet
Description: This photo was taken of the Horribles Parade in the Highlands. Mrs. Hutchinson was 98 years old. Her daughter, Ruth Weeks is in the back seat just behind her. Mrs. Hutchinson was always in this…

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Creator: Murray, Marjorie
Date: 1980-1989
Description: This is my great aunt Ella Putnam Carey. She lived on Burroughs Street with her sister. She remembers when there were Native Americans living on Mill Pond Village. Ella married an Irish man named…[More]

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Creator: Danforth, Paul
Date: 06-1952
Description: Location: Calvary Church

Pictured (L-R): Rev. Alan Clark, Baby Paula, Eunice Putnam Watters, James Dempsey, Sara Putnam

0194.jpg
Creator: Murray, Marjorie
Date: 1978
Description: Frank Murray liked large pieces of roast for breakfast which he would share with the many animals.

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Creator: Crowley, Bob
Date: 10-1954
Description: Before Eydie was famous, she spent the day with my parents (Marjorie and Don) and two-year-old me. We went to Sandy Beach.

Location: Topsfield Fair

Pictured (L-R): unknown, Don Kingsley, Edyie…[More]

0191.jpg
Creator: Hart, Anna
Date: 2010
Description: Angela Hart receives a proclamation from State Representative Ted Speliotis for earning The Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest and most prestigious award given for achievements, accomplishments and…[More]

0190.jpg
Creator: Hart, Anna
Date: 05-02-2003
Description: Angela Hart, student at St. Mary of the Assumption School and member of the Danvers Junior Garden Club presents two weeping cherry blossom trees from the Danvers Garden Club on Arbor Day, 2003.

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Creator: Kingsley, Don
Date: 09-01-1952
Description: Marjorie's 24th Birthday in the dining room of 16 Burroughs Street.

Cake from Scratch Gifts

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Date: 12-25-1965
Description: Location: 16 Burroughs Street

Pictured (L-R): Steve Dempsey; Charles Danforth (cross-legged); David Dempsey

On Couch (L-R): Paul Danforth, Jr.; Paula Murray, Gail Danforth; Elizabeth Murray,…[More]

0187.jpg
Creator: Kingsley, Don
Date: 10-25-1954
Description: My mother, Marjorie was an avid fan and this was their first meeting.

Location: Fenway Park, Boston, MA

Pictured: Marjorie Watters Kingsley; Ted Williams