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Putnam House Archives - Danvers Historical Society

Stories of General Israel Putnam’s Life

By | Events

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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2010 Winter, Verses Vol. 10, No. 1

By | Verses Newsletter

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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