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  • Tags: Salem

SalemFire_Birdseye.jpg
Creator: International News Service
Date: 06-25-1914
Description: A bird's eye view of the Salem Fire of 1914. "Fire not yet under control."
Collection: Salem Postcards

SalemFire_Children.jpg
Date: 06-25-1914
Description: A group of children, homeless due to Salem Fire of 1914, are being fed by officials.
Collection: Salem Postcards

SalemFire_Residential.jpg
Date: 06-25-1914
Description: Large sections of residential areas were razed by the fire.
Collection: Salem Postcards

SalemFire_Homeless.jpg
Date: 06-24-1914
Description: Homeless citizens of Salem attempt to save their household goods.
Collection: Salem Postcards

SalemFire_RescuedGoods.jpg
Creator: International News Service
Date: 06-25-1914
Description: Salem citizens sit among the belongings that have been rescued from their homes.
Collection: Salem Postcards

Arbella.jpg
Creator: E. Muller & R. Lavender
Description: Arbella was the flagship of the Winthrop Fleet on which Governor John Winthrop, other members of the Company, and Puritan emigrants transported themselves and the Charter of the Massachusetts Bay…
Collection: Salem Postcards

RogerConant_Statue.jpg
Description: Often mistaken for a male witch, this statue in front of the Salem Witch Museum is of the city founder Roger Conant.
This 9 foot tall bronze statue sits next to the Salem Common at the intersection…[More]
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

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

PioneerVillage.jpg
Description: Postcard of the reproduced dwellings of settlers in 1630, by Salem Pioneer Village.
Collection: Salem Postcards

WillowsKiddiesBeach.jpg
Description: Drawing of a beach referred to as "Kiddies Bathing Beach" at the Salem Willows.
Collection: Salem Postcards

1700_Salem_Phillips.jpg
Creator: Freeman, William W. K.
Date: 1933
Description: Map detailing streets and properties of Salem in 1700.
Collection: Salem Maps

1800_salemcommon_plan.JPG
Date: 1800
Description: "Plan of Salem Common made about the year 1800 for the use of the committee who had the [???] in levelling the common and filling up the dirty pond-holes. Gen Derby was chairman of this committee and…[More]
Collection: Salem Maps

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

1820_Saunders(small).JPG
Creator: Saunders, Jonathan Peele, 1785-1844
Date: 1820
Description: Scanned from Mr. Samuel McIntire, carver, the architect of Salem, fig. 16. Created from surveys made in 1796 & 1805. From Salem State University Archives: “This map, prepared in 1820 but based…[More]
Collection: Salem Maps

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