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  • Subject contains "Hartshorne House (Wakefield, Mass.)"

Description: "The Col. James Hartshorne House was built around 1681 on Church Street, the only road from Reading Common (now Wakefield Common) and the Square. The one 'small house' named in the original deed…

Date: ca. 1934
Description: "Town Meeting voted to purchase land at North Avenue and Church Street following a huge fire on September 26, 1929, which destroyed most of the Porter-Milton Ice House. The fire, reported to have…

Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-
Date: 04-26-2008
Description: Photos show the house located at 41 Church Street on the north side of the street near North Avenue. Probably the oldest extant house in Wakefield, the Hartshorne House was built in 1681 by Thomas…[More]

Creator: Eaton, William E.
Date: 1937
Description: On cover: The Hartshorne House of ancient Redding in Massachusetts Bay Colony