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front Wedding Dress
This gown was worn by Mary Graves Montague of Williamsburg, when she married John Montague, from Sunderland, on October 7, 1830.
front Wedding Gown
c. 1896
This wedding gown was worn by Janette Austin Abell, who married Alfred Savage in 1896.
front "Negro Funeral"
George Fuller drew this sketch after witnessing an African American funeral procession in March, 1858.
front Baby in Christening Robe
This cabinet card is of a young child wearing a christening gown made from Emily Rudman Tripp's wedding gown.
front Christening Dress
This Christening Dress was originally a wedding gown for Emily Rudman Tripp.
Cover "The Boy Captive of Old Deerfield" excerpts
Originally published in 1904, this is the 1939 edition of the popular children's story of Stephen Williams and his capture in the February 1704 raid on Deerfield, Massachusetts.
front Wedding Dress
c. 1865
This garment was the wedding gown of Julia Guilford, who married Lyman Whitney Williams in 1865.
document "Pews in Deerfield meeting house first Parish- sold December 1824"
Pews in New England Congregational meeting houses were considered real estate. When Deerfield rebuilt its meeting house in 1824, pews were auctioned to families.
document "Bible of the Papists" article from the Greenfield Gazette and Franklin Herald
Jul 13, 1830
The people of New England were strongly opposed to the Catholic Church and its teachings.
document Broadside of Abraham Lincoln's elegy
Nov 30, 1864
After the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, tributes of many kinds were published.


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