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  • Tags: Salem

GoodhueHouse.jpg
Creator: The Moulton-Erickson Photo Co.
Date: 1891-1901
Description: Photograph of the home of Benjamin Goodhue. Benjamin Goodhue was a Representative and a Senator from Massachusetts, born in Salem, Mass. on September 20, 1748. He graduated from Harvard College in…

NathanielHawthorne.jpg
Creator: Genuine Curteich, Chicago, IL
Description: Colorized print postcard of entrance to Birthplace of Nathaniel Hawthorne with portrait of author. Description on back: "Nathaniel Hawthorne was born in the Northwest Chamber in the Second Story of…[More]
Collection: Salem Postcards

CadetArmory.jpg
Creator: Cousins, Frank, 1851-
Date: 1891-1901
Description: Photo of Salem Cadet Armory at 136 Essex St., Salem, erected 1819-1821. Originally built by Capt. Joseph Peabody for his son Augustus, and eventually became the residence of his son Col. Francis…

1806_Bowditch_harbor(small).JPG
Creator: Bowditch, Nathaniel, 1773-1838
Date: 1806
Description: From Salem State University Archives: “This provides an “aerial” view of the harbors, waterways and hazards ships had to navigate (within close range of home) at the height of China/ East Indies…[More]
Collection: Salem Maps

1834_Bowditch_harbor(small).JPG
Creator: Bowditch, Nathaniel, 1773-1838
Date: 1834
Description: From the Salem State University Archives: “This provides an “aerial” view of the harbors, waterways and hazards ships had to navigate (within close range of home) at the height of China/ East…[More]
Collection: Salem Maps

OldCrowninshieldHouse.jpg
Creator: The Moulton-Erickson Photo Co.
Date: 1891-1901
Description: The Crowninshield-Bentley House is a Colonial house in the Georgian style, located at 126 Essex Street. It is currently owned by the Peabody Essex Museum.

The house was originally built for sea…[More]

PioneerVillage4.jpg
Description: Wide shot black and white photo of the dug outs, saw pit, and English wigwams at Salem Pioneer Village, postcard printed in Sweden
Collection: Salem Postcards

EastChurch.jpg
Creator: Cousins, Frank, 1851-
Description: Black and white landscape street-view photograph of East Church (Unitarian) erected in 1845 at Washington Square between Brown and Williams Streets at the foot of the Salem Common.

PioneerVillage5.jpg
Description: Wide shot black and white photo of the exteriors of three English wigwams at Salem Pioneer Village, postcard printed in Sweden
Collection: Salem Postcards

UnknownFactory.jpg
Description: Photo of either a factory or a boarding house in Salem, Mass. Photo includes around fifteen males, four women, one child, and a horse & carriage.

FirstMeetingHouse.jpg
Creator: S. Langsdorf & Co., New York
Description: Black and white exterior print of First Meeting House with inscription, postcard printed in Germany
Collection: Salem Postcards

NathanielHawthorne2.jpg
Creator: Detroit Photographic Co.
Date: 1900
Description: Colorized print postcard of view of entrance to Nathaniel Hawthorne's birthplace (now located at 27 Hardy Street)
Collection: Salem Postcards

NathanielHawthorne3.jpg
Date: 1906-1910
Description: Black and white street view photograph of entrance to Nathaniel Hawthorne's birthplace with inscription, postcard sent in October, 1906
Collection: Salem Postcards

HouseofSevenGables3.jpg
Creator: The Hugh C. Leighton Co. Manufacturers, Portland, ME
Description: Colorized print of the House of Seven Gables exterior, postcard printed in Frankfort (Frankfurt) Germany
Collection: Salem Postcards

HouseOfSevenGablesFront.jpg
Creator: House of Seven Gables, Settlement Association
Description: Postcard shows the front of House of the Seven Gables, built in 1668.
Collection: Salem Postcards

HouseOfSevenGables.jpg
Creator: House of Seven Gables, Settlement Association
Description: Postcard shows a garden view of the House of Seven Gables, built in 1668.
Collection: Salem Postcards

PioneerVillage3.jpg
Description: Black and white photo of English wigwam interior at Pioneers' Village (Salem Pioneer Village), postcard printed in Sweden
Collection: Salem Postcards

1851_McIntyre(small).JPG
Creator: McIntyre, H. (Henry)
Date: 1851
Description: Map detailing streets and properties of Salem in 1851.
Collection: Salem Maps

1861_Whipple(small).jpg
Creator: Whipple, Henry, 1789-1869
Date: 1861
Description: Digital copy available at the Salem State Digital Commons.
Collection: Salem Maps

WitchHouse2.jpg
Creator: Metropolitan News Co. Boston, MA (Germany)
Description: Colorized print of the Witch House as it once stood
Collection: Salem Postcards