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PIL Papers - Series 5 - Box 1 - Folder 6 - George Peabody Reception Papers
Handwritten journal of Committee comprised of:
Robert S. Daniels, Henry Poor, Lewis Allen, Eben Sutton, Elijah W. Upton, Francis Dane, Alfred A. Abbott, William Sutton, Dr. George Osborne, Joseph Jacobs, Richard Osborn, Eben King, Stephen Blaney, Francis Baker, Fitch Poole, Sidney C. Bancroft, John B. Peabody, John V. Stevens, Henry A. Hardy and Thomas M. Stimpson.
Includes resolutions of town, the list of the committee, minutes of meetings,
Meetings began August 25, 1856 and continued every four to six days until event and every few weeks afterward until Jan. 10, 1857.
Includes letter from Robert S. Daniels to Francis Baker about George Peabody's arrival, list of various committees involved in reception and account of bills accrued from reception.
Speech at the Dinner Given in Honor of George Peabody, Esq., of London by the Citizens of the Old Town of Danvers, Oct. 9, 1856, by Edward Everett.
Published in Boston by Henry W. Dutton and Son in 1857. 13 p.
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|Physical characteristics||Booklet and letters|
|Creator||George Peabody Reception Committee|
|Title||George Peabody Reception Papers|
|Level of description||Folder|
|Copyrights||All copyrights belong to the Peabody Institute Library Peabody, Mass.|
|Collection||Local History Resource Center|
Abbot, Alfred A.
Bancroft, Sidney C.
Daniels, Robert S.
Hardy, Henry A.
Osborne, Dr. George
Peabody (Mass.)--Social life and customs.
Peabody Institute (Peabody, Mass.)
Peabody, George, 1795-1869
Peabody, John B.
Poole, Fitch, 1803-1873
Stevens, John V.
Stimpson, Thomas M.
Upton, Elijah W.
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