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Stories of General Israel Putnam’s Life

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Bob Hubbard, author of Major General Israel Putnam: Hero of the American Revolution, looks forward to visiting Danvers again: “Two years ago, I was honored to speak at the Danvers Historical Society on General Israel Putnam. Every time I give a talk, there are many aspects of General Putnam’s life…

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Lunchtime History Films

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Every Third Monday, Noon – 1pm Tapley Memorial Hall 13 Page Street, Danvers MA. Free Admission. Donations appreciated. Bring your lunch! Danvers Historical Society: 978-777-1666 or E-mail to dhs@danvershistory.org Presented by Heritage Films, Dan Tremblay, Member of DHS, Info 9787772711. Schedule: Oct 21: Haunted Inns in Massachusetts Nov 18: Topsfield…

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2010 Winter, Verses Vol. 10, No. 1

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In Memoriam – Miriam Emerson Peters and her last living brothers, John and the late Edward, donated the general’s house, with its entire contents, including furniture, clothing, papers and land, to the Danvers Historical Society in 1992. The Olde Berry Tavern – The use of liquor in the early days…

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