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Quincy
 
Dorothy Quincy Homestead
 
3904 Butler Road
 
Quincy  MA  02169    
 
Phone   617 472-5117
 
Web Site  http://www.nscda.org/ma/quincy_homestead.htm
 
Alt Web  http://www.scstest.com/quincy/attractions.asp
 
Description  John Hancock proposed here
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Owner/Operator:  NS Colonial Dames of America
 
New or Updated:    1/3/2004

  Rockport
 
Sandy Bay Historical Society & Museums
 
40 King Street
 
Rockport       MA  01966    
 
Phone   978 546-9533
 
Web Site  http://www.sbhs-rockport.org/
 
Description  local industries and history of Cape Ann area; Hannah Jumper, Dogtown
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Collection N-Z  Toys
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:    1/5/2004

  Massachusetts
 
Sheffield
 
Sheffield Historical Society
 
159 - 161 Main St
 
PO Box 747
 
Sheffield   MA  01257    
 
Phone   413 229-2694
 
Web Site  http://www.sheffieldhistory.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:shs@sheffieldhistory.org
 
Description  7 building  campus  holds collections
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Collection N-Z  Tools
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   1/11/2004

Stockbridge
Naumkeag
1 Sargeant Street
Stockbridge MA 01262
Phone 413 298-3239
Web Site http://www.thetrustees.org/naumkeag.cfm
E-mail mailto:westregion@ttor.org
Description  summer "cottage" of Choate family designed by McKim, Mead & White, terraced gardens
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Gardens
Collection A-F Furniture
Era 1885
Owner/Operator: Trustees of Reservations
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

  Massachusetts
 
Waltham
 
Lyman Estate, The Vale
 
185 Lyman Street
 
Waltham   MA 02452    
 
Phone   781 891-4882
 
Web Site  http://www.spnea.org/functions/index.htm
 
Alt Web  http://www.waltham-community.org/Lyman.html
 
Description  summer estate for 150 years now holds mansion greenhouse & gardens,
                   
now primarily used for functions
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Nature of Group or Site  Association
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Era  1793
 
Owner/Operator:  SPNEA
 
New or Updated:    1/22/2004

  Yarmouth Port
 
Winslow Crocker House
 
250 Route 6A
 
Old King's Highway
 
Yarmouth Port         MA        02675    
 
Phone   617 227-3957
 
Web Site  http://www.spnea.org/visit/homes/winslow.htm
 
Description  home of 18th century trader/land speculator, holding furniture collector                     assembled by 20th century private collector
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Collection N-Z  Rugs
 
Era  1780
 
Owner/Operator:  SPNEA
 
New or Updated:   12/9/2003

 

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