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A commcercial that was shot to promote summer reading and programs at in the Teen Room at the Peabody Institute. The video was directed, shot and edited by James Doughty and was produced by Melissa Rauseo, who was the Teen Librarian at the time and as of 2017 was the Library Director. Teens in this video are: Molly Pinto-Madigan Alex Katsos Luis Diaz Jessica Ahearn
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 94th annual report for the year 1945 and was printed by Page & Goodwin of Peabody.
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by Allison M Lytle (Recording Secretary), Peabody Institute Library Trustees
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Official notes from the Peabody Institute Library Trustees meeting that was held on 2019, May 6.
Topics: Peabody Institute--Peabody (Mass.), Peabody Institute--Peabody (Mass.)--Trustees, Peabody Institute
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by Allison M Lytle, Peabody Institute Library Trustees
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Peabody Institute Library Trustees meeting from 2019, June 4.
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by Peabody Institute Library Trustees
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 71th annual report for the year 1922.
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 4 number 3. Contents include: "Half of Our Citizens"; Mary Ophelia Townsend Stevens, 1842-1928; Helen Sullivan Donahue, 1893-1972; Martha Osborne Barrett, 1827-1905; Sarah Frances Kittredge, 1836-1920; Helen Clark Hagar, 1896-1984.
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute Library, Local History Resource Center
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library and was published quarterly. This is volume 6 number 3. Contents include: The Peabody London Trust; George Peabody's Donation; George Peabody's Connection to the Trent Affair; Pictorial History of the First Peabody London Trust Homes.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 59th annual report for the year 1911.
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A finding list for the Peabody Institute Library in Peabody, Massachusetts that covers the years 1878-1888. At the beginning there is an index. There are eight (8) classes or subjects. They are: Class 1: Law, Education, Social Science; Political Economy; Government and Constitutional History of Great Britain and the United States; Woman; Her Rights; Ect.; Temperance; Slavery Class 2: Philosophy; Religion; Ecclesiastical History; Jewish History Class 3: Language and Literature Class 4:...
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 2 number 2. Contents include: Eunice Cook and Almira Fales; Abby Williams May and the New England Auxiliary Commission; Mrs. Almira Fales; Onward to the Capitol (continued); The United States Sanitary Commission.
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.), Local History Resource Center
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by Peabody Institute Library Trustees
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 36th annual report for the year 1888.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 26th annual report for the year 1878.
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A finding list for the Peabody Institute Library in Peabody, Massachusetts that covers the years 1855. There is a list of the Trustees at the time including the officers. There is also a listing of the Lyceum and Library Committee and the officers for that committee. The Librarian at the time was Eugene B. Hinkley. Then there is a preface followed by an historical sketch of the Library. A list of all of the Trustees and Lyceum and Library Committee members who have served. The rules and...
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by Allison M. Lytle
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April 2019 Peabody Institute Library Trustees Meeting Minutes
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 125th annual report for the year 1976.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 51th annual report for the year 1903.
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 1 number 2. Contents include: George Peabody Bids Farewell, but Not Forever ; Mr. Peabody's Parade ; An Account of the Parade from Miss Alice Putnam ; Mr. Peabody--Our Very Own Rip Van Winkle ; From Near and Far.
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute Library, Local History Resource Center
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year; donations; correspondence (rarely) and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 18th annual report for the year 1870.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 28th annual report for the year 1880.
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Peabody Institute Library Collection
by Isaac Bullock (1800-1870).
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Isaac Bullock's journal from circa 1857.The journal covers various musing on life and events. It also includes, his thoughts on various books such as Milton's "Paradise Lost." letters have been pasted into the book. Bullock also drew pictures and images in the journal. There are even notes that he took while attending lectures at the lyceum at the Peabody Institute. There are 238 pages and another eight (8) pages of additional notes. From the Phillips Library finding aid: "Isaac...
Topics: Isaac Bullock (1800-1870)., Isaac Bullock (1800-1870)--Journal, Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.),...
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by Peabody Institute Library Trustees
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 12th annual report for the year 1864.
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Library Trustees, mid-1980s. Mike Bonfanti in back row, second in from the right, and next to him as Albert Cohen.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year; donations; correspondence (rarely) and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 17th annual report for the year 1869.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 80th annual report for the year 1931.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 84th annual report for the year 1935.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 87th annual report for the year 1938.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 68th annual report for the year 1919.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 126th annual report for the year 1977.
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by Helen M. Mannix
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Letter from Helen M. Mannix, Branch Supervisor of Warren Bank n Peabody to Richard Reeves, Treasurer of the City of Peabody. The letter is dated February 7, 2003. The letter states that a check was enclosed for the amount of $11,267.99, which represents the balance in trust by Warren Five Cents Savings Bank for the Peabody Community House for the benefit of Children's Library at the Peabody Institute.
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A handout for an exhibit at the Peabody Institute Library, Peabody, MA titled "In These Imperiled Times": The Civil War Correspondence of the Men of South Danvers. This is from circa 2010.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 50th annual report for the year 1902.
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A list of donations to the Peabody Institute Library in Peabody, Massachusetts from 1853 to about 1919. They are not in chronicial order.
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Minutes from the 11, September 2018 Peabody Institute Library Trustees meeting.
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 3 number 2. Contents include: The South Danvers Lyceum and the Danvers Mechanic Institute; Katharin (Hodges) Daland, Our Town's First Teacher; Changing Landscape, Changing Name; The Salem and Danvers Aqueduct; An Historical Timeline for Life in Early South Danvers.
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.), Local History Resource Center
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by Sutton Room Librarian
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An account book for the Sutton Room at the Peabody Institute Library for the years 1872-1881. The book a listing of book purchased and any books that needed rebinding due to wear and tear. In addition, the book provides information about how much the Library paid for the books. Over time, the book is divided up by month then days and other times there are notes and totals.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 1st annual report for the year 1853.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 10th annual report for the year 1862.
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Now out of Date A 35 pages booklet that was written by S.M. Smoller & Martha Holden. Ms. Holden would become the Peabody Institute from 2001-2016. The booklet is similar in design to a finding list that was published in in the 19th century; this list contains previously uncatalogued historical records of Peabody and Essex County in the Sutton Room. The booklet has a brief history of Eliza Sutton and George Peabody, but the main focus is on Eliza Sutton. The materials are organized in to...
Topics: Eliza Sutton 1806-1889., George Peabody 1795-1869, Martha Holden 1961- ), S.M. Smoller
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 11th annual report for the year 1863.
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 3 number 1. Contents include: Of Humble Origins. Moses Shackley, 1843-1864; William Blaney Hammond, 1834-1895; Sarah Gloyd, 1747-1845; From Near and Far.
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.), Local History Resource Center
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 72nd annual report for the year 1923.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 52nd annual report for the year 1904.
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 4 number 1. Contents include: "In These Imperiled Times:" The Changing Role of Newspapers During the Civil War; Dr. George Sterne Osborne, 1838-1901; The Unknown Soldiers of South Danvers, Joseph Smith and Thaddeus Allen
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute Library, Local History Resource Center
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The front cover is a misprint. This is the 9th Annual Report. Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year; donations; correspondence (rarely) and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 9th annual report for the year 1861.
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These Peabody Institute Library Trustees minutes come from the Edward O'Connor Papers, which is part of the Library's institutional records. These papers include carbon copy minutes of meetings with votes passed and approval of budgets. Financial comparison between amount budgeted for Peabody Library and budgets of other libraries. The years covered here are from about 1950 to about 1968.
Topics: Edward J. O'Connor, Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.), Peabody Institute...
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by Mrs. George A. Osborne
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A short book that has a facsimile of the letter that Queen Victoria wrote to George Peabody from Windsor Castle in 1866. Also included is two photographs of George Peabody and a newspaper clipping about the Queen Victoria miniature. -Nov. 1, 1866 Letter From George Peabody From Lanesville, Ohio To Mrs. Osborne Discussing His Gift Of The facsimile of Queen Victoria's Letter To Him. -Dec. 1, 1866 Signed Photograph Of George Peabody. -News clipping About Queen Victoria Portrait -Facsimile Of...
Topics: Victoria - Queen of Great Britain 1819-1901., George Peabody 1795-1869
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Letter from Eliza Sutton of South Danvers (Peabody) to the Peabody Institute Library Trustees. The letter is dated 1869, April 7. The letter is a reply to the letter she wrote on 1867, January 28. The letter also addresses several things that were brought up in a letter that was sent to Eliza between the 1867 and 1869 letters.
Topics: Eliza Sutton, Mrs. Eliza Sutton (1826-1889), Eliza (Dustin) Sutton (1826-1889), Eben Dale Sutton...
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 88th annual report for the year 1939.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year; donations; correspondence (rarely) and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 8th annual report for the year 1860.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year; donations; correspondence (rarely) and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 20th annual report for the year 1872.
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 1 number 1. Contents include:  Mr. Peabody's Dinner a Triumph! ; Mr. Peabody, American Ambassador ; "National Disgrace" Turned into Victory by Mr. Peabody ; George Peabody's Concern for Those in South Danvers ; Peabody's Generosity Extends Beyond His Family
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute Library, Local History Resource Center
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library and is published quarterly. This is volume 5 number 4. Contents include: "The Dictate of Ordinary Prudence:" The First Vaccinations in South Danvers; Dr. Joseph Shed, 1782-1853; Dr. Andrew Nichols, 1785-1853; Advertised Remedies.
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 3 number 4. Contents include: United in Effort; Mary Jaquith Floyd, 1838-1895; Frances Marguerite Carroll, 1876-1945; Louise Hudson Teague, 1883-1961; Dorothy Meacom Cooper; 1895-1978; Photographic History of the Eben Dale Sutton Room.
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by Richard R. Reeves
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Letter from Richard R. Reeves, City of Peabody Treasurer, to Martha Holden, library director. The letter is dated Mary 7, 2003 and has the subject line "Children's Library Books." The letter states that Mr. Reeves has enclosed the original bank book from Warren 5 that the Community House used from 1922 for the Library's archives. Also a new account had been setup in the amount of $11,267.99 under the name: City of Peabody - Children's Library Books. Mr. Reeves had asked Mike Gingras...
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by Sutton Room Librarian
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A scrapbook of the history of the Sutton Room from 1869-1927. Much of the information is from the yearly reports that he Trustee's printed and the information that relates to the Sutton Room was cut out and pasted into this book. Information includes reports relating to the Sutton Room, expenditures and statements and expenditures relating to the funds for the Sutton Room. 
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 27th annual report for the year 1879.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 91st annual report for the year 1942.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 124th annual report for the year 1975.
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Peabody Institute Library Collection
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Letter from Eliza Sutton of South Danvers (Peabody) to the Peabody Institute Library Trustees. The letter is dated 15, October 1866. The letter notes that the library does not have a reference room and she wishes to donate $20,000 dollars to build a room and "that the books purchased for it shall be of enduring value, and such only as are desirable and indispensable for the use of scholars [...]."
Topics: Eliza Sutton, Mrs. Eliza Sutton (1826-1889), Eliza (Dustin) Sutton (1826-1889), Eben Dale Sutton...
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 77th annual report for the year 1928.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 7th annual report for the year 1859.
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Peabody Institute Library Director Martha Holden with schoolchildren from circa 2003.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 32nd annual report for the year 1884.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 33rd annual report for the year 1885.
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 55th annual report for the year 1907.
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By the 1970s the Peabody Institute Library in Peabody, MA was quickly running out of space and a feasibility report was created to see about placing an addition to the Library and what could be done to rehab the building so that the Library could remain in its original building. The report is from 4, November 1974.
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A copy of the Peabody Institute Library Trustees Handbook from 1983 but was updated until 1986. Included in the handbooks are the bylaws that were approved on June 27, 1985; laws & regulations to Library policy voted and adopted on July 14, 1983; the American Library Association Library Bill of Rights from June 18, 1948 and 32, January 1980; materials selection policy approved on 1, October 1973; Massachusetts Library Association Midwinter Conference from 28, February 1974 on Curt Decision...
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 79th annual report for the year 1930.
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Peabody Institute Library Collection
by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 2 number 1. Contents include: Roll Call for the Men of South Danvers; The Fervor in Our Town; The Riot in Baltimore; Onward to the Capital; War Reading at the Peabody Institute; From Near and Far
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute Library, Local History Resource Center
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 78th annual report for the year 1929.
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library. This is volume 4 number 4. Contents include: South Danvers in 1828; The History of the Painting "South Danvers in 1828" and the Story of Gideon Foster, Jr., 1782-1836; Nathan Lakeman, 1804-1835.
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library and is published quarterly. This is volume 5 number 2.  Contents include: The History of African Americans in South Danvers; Primus Jacobs, 1750-1817; Ernest Edward Mowbray; Peter Buxton and the Other Soldiers of the Revolution; 18th Century Advertisements From Local Newspapers
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by Peabody Institute Library Trustees
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 24th annual report for the year 1876.
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by Nancy Barthelemy
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A newsletter created by Nancy Barthelemy, the first archivist, at the Peabody Institute Library and was published quarterly. This is volume 6 number 1. Contents include: "The Peabody Effect;" John Atkinson Leighton, 1861-1956; Marcus Percival Bennett, 1854-1925; D. Webster King, 1833-1918; James Edward Mahoney, 1859-1926; Orwin Bradford Griffin, 1893-1965; Maurice Mann, 1929-1990.
Topics: South Danvers Observer--Newsletter, Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.), Local History Resource Center
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Because the Peabody Institute Library was a separate institution from the City of Peabody the Library was required to publish an annual report. The report, usually, included the names of the Trustees; names and titles of library staff; a letter from the Library Director; statistics from the previous year and the operating budget of the Library. This report is the 39th annual report for the year 1891.
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