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Discover Boston Furniture

Saturday, May 10, Lyman Estate, Waltham, Mass.

Evening at Gropius

Friday, May 16, Gropius House, Lincoln, Mass.

Centuries of Servants on Chestnut Street

Saturday, May 17, Phillips House, Salem, Mass.


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Robert Frost

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Robert Frost, Boston, 1954

April is National Poetry Month, so we honor New England poet Robert Frost with this photograph by Verner Reed, who evocatively documented New England life from the 1950s to the '70s. See more of the Reed collection.


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Langdon balustrade

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