Essex Institute Historical Collections

Title:
  • Essex Institute Historical Collections
Creator:
  • Essex Institute
Description:
  • Volumes 1-59 available, with Indices. Volumes include journals, family genealogies, histories, and other miscellanous records.

    The Essex Institute Historical Collections were created by the Essex Institute of Salem, Mass. Formed in 1848, the Essex Institute was created when two other Salem organizations were merged. Essex Historical Society, founded in 1821, and the Essex County Natural History Society, founded in 1833. This consolidation brought together extensive and far-ranging collections, including natural specimens, ethnological objects, books and historical memorabilia, all focusing on the area in and around Essex County.

    Physical copies located in the Salem Collection Room at the Salem Public Library. 

    Digital copies available from the Internet Archive.
Date:
  • 1859-1923
Subject:
Coverage:
Contributor:
Publisher:
  • Salem, Mass.
Rights:
  • No copyright restrictions.

Citation

Essex Institute, “Essex Institute Historical Collections,” Salem Public Library, accessed September 23, 2020, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/salem/items/show/93.

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