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'''Address:'''<ref name="S1" />  
 
'''Address:'''<ref name="S1" />  
  
:Peabody Essex Museum<br>Phillips Library<br>132 Essex Street<br>Salem, MA 01970-3783 USA
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:Peabody Essex Museum<br>Phillips Library<br>1 Second Street<br>Peabody, MA USA
  
'''Telephone:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;&nbsp;978-745-9500, or 866-745-1876<br>'''Fax:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;n/a
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'''Telephone:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;&nbsp;978-745-9500, or 866-745-1876<br>'''Fax: 978-531-1516<br>
  
 
'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;Tuesday-Sunday and holiday Mondays, 10 am-5 pm  
 
'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;Tuesday-Sunday and holiday Mondays, 10 am-5 pm  
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'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
 
'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
  
*[http://pem.org/library/ Peabody Essex Museum Library] <br>  
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*[http://pem.org/library/ Peabody Essex Museum Library] Internet site. <br>  
*Repository catalog online. <br>  
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*[http://pem-voyager.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?DB=local&PAGE=First PHILCAT] Phillips Library Online Catalog. <br>  
 
*Repository database. <br>  
 
*Repository database. <br>  
 
*other(s).<br>
 
*other(s).<br>
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=== Collection Description  ===
 
=== Collection Description  ===
  
Essex County books, manuscripts, and government records such as probate records, customs records, and maritime records. Can often help find trans-Atlantic ship logs, and ship images.
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Worldwide collection, but with a base in Essex County, including county and local histories, published vital records to 1850, city directories, censuses, tax lists, maps, newspapers, manuscript letters, financial papers, diaries, sermons, church records, militias, hospitals, schools, and municipal governments. Essex County books, manuscripts, and government records such as probate records, customs records, and maritime records. Can often help find trans-Atlantic ship logs, and ship images. Travel and exploration by Essex County mariners, ship registers, and missionary journals.
  
 
=== Tips  ===
 
=== Tips  ===

Revision as of 15:45, 16 November 2013

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Peabody Essex Museum
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Contact Information

E-mail:[1] n/a

Address:[1]

Peabody Essex Museum
Phillips Library
1 Second Street
Peabody, MA USA

Telephone:[1]  978-745-9500, or 866-745-1876
Fax: 978-531-1516

Hours and holidays:[1] Tuesday-Sunday and holiday Mondays, 10 am-5 pm

Directions, maps, and public transportation:[1]  {Optional}

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

Worldwide collection, but with a base in Essex County, including county and local histories, published vital records to 1850, city directories, censuses, tax lists, maps, newspapers, manuscript letters, financial papers, diaries, sermons, church records, militias, hospitals, schools, and municipal governments. Essex County books, manuscripts, and government records such as probate records, customs records, and maritime records. Can often help find trans-Atlantic ship logs, and ship images. Travel and exploration by Essex County mariners, ship registers, and missionary journals.

Tips

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Guides

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Alternate Repositories

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