|Scope & Content||
Scrapeook is comprised of newspaper clippings that have been photocopied and taped into the book using Scotch Tape. The book covers the years from about August 1987 to about March of 1992.
The events relate to the Library from Library Trustee elections, public programs, to the construction of the West Branch Library. In addition, there are many clippings about the Trustee's attempting to sell the Audubon prints and the legal case that went with that. There are several articles about the Sutton Room and the objects in the Sutton Room. There are smaller articles on library promotions at the main and branches.
There are a few articles about the events and parades in Peabody.
There are a few articles about the George Peabody House and George Peabody and the debate as to whether or not he was a cheap person or not. A time capsule was discovered in the Civil War Monument.
|Access Conditions||Restricted to use in Sutton Room or Research Room.|
|Title||Peabody Institute Library Scrapbook: August 1987 - March 1992|
|Level of description||Item|
|Copyrights||All copyrights belong to the Peabody Institute Library, Peabody, MA|
|Collection||Local History Resource Center|
Peabody Institute (Peabody, Mass.)
Peabody Institute (Peabody, Mass.)--West Branch Library