Proceedings at the reception and dinner in honor of George Peabody, esq. of London, by the citizens of the old town of Danvers, October 9, 1856. To which is appended an historical sketch of the Peabody institute, with the exercises at the laying of the corner-stone and at the dedication ...

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-147862

Description

vi, [2], 195 p. 2 port. (incl. front.) 16 pl. 23 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

History.

Originator

Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910, illus.
Danvers (Mass.)
Peabody (Mass.)

Publication

Boston, H. W. Dutton & son, printers

Description

vi, [2], 195 p. 2 port. (incl. front.) 16 pl. 23 cm.

Notes

Published by order of the Committee of arrangements.
The exercises were in charge of a joint committee of the two towns of Danvers and South Danvers.
Contains lithographs on which Winslow Homer worked when he was with Bufford. His initials will be found on the illustrations facing p. 21 and 89.
Ex Estate of E. B. Sears, Weston, 1988.

Call Number

Stacks F74.D2 D3

Other People and Orgs

Peabody, George, 1795-1869.
Peabody institute, Peabody, Massachusetts.

Places

Danvers (Mass.)