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2003.222.1 -

This scrapbook was arranged without consideration of chronology or subject. The letters, few prints, one telegram and few receipts deal primarily with the celebration of George Peabody's visit to Danvers and South Danvers in 1856 and the volume written regarding those proceedings. Included are a telegram from Charles Sumner from England, declining nomination to the governorship, Custom House receipts from New Orleans and four prints. Interesting autographs are those of Washington Irving, Daniel Webster, Millard Fillmore, Rufus Choate, George Peabody, Edward Everett, Charles Sumner, Nathaniel Bowditch, Josiah Quincy, Jr., Israel Putnam and Caleb Cushing. .1 - Feb. 27, 1857 letter from R

2004.120.1 - 31253004264436

Scrapbook contains 273 clippings on death, ceremonies in London, Portland, Maine and transfer of body to Peabody, Massachusetts. Includes accounts of funeral and local services and burial, as well as reactions to funeral and death. .1 - Feb. 12, 1857 clipping from the National Intelligencer stating G. P.'s intention of donating funds for an Institute in Baltimore, MD. .2 - Clipping of G.P.'s visit to Baltimore in regard to his Institute there. .3 - Clipping, Death of George Peabody .4 - Clipping, Peabody-Square, Westminster .5 - Nov. 20, 1869 Evening Transcript clipping on death of George Peabody .6 -Nov. 10, 1869 Peabody Press clipping, death of G.P. .7 - Peabody Pre

Image of 2005.83.193 - Ribbon, Commemorative

2005.83.193 - Ribbon, Commemorative

West Branch Dedication Ribbon

2005.83.145 -

PIL Papers - Series 2 - Box 2 - Filder 28 - Recommended minimum standards for public libraries 1967 Recommended minimum standards for public libraries 1967

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2005.83.127 -

Contains a daily log of visitors, number of consultations made by subject and total consultations per visitor.

2005.48.1 -

Printed by Charles D. Howard, Warren National Bank Building, 1878. Every book was entered under subject, author and title.

2005.83.1 -

PIL Papers - Series 1 - Item - Minutes of the Peabody Institute Trustees, 1852 to 1926. The Minutes of the Peabody Institute Trustees contains the information relating to the donation of George Peabody and the creation of the Peabody Institute. More than just the annual reports which were published, this volume contains every meeting held during these years. Included are reports on the various committees, the work done on the building, all the votes regarding finances and managing of the library. Anything which happened in the library and its governing is recorded in this volume.

2005.83.10 -

These pamphlets are the annual reports of the Trustees of the Peabody Institute made to the town of South Danvers, later Peabody. While not as detailed as the monthly reports, these annual reports highlight the accomplishments and challenges of the previous year. Various committee reports are included as well as any maintenance done on the building and staff changes.

2005.83.103 -

Brochures printed upon the completion of the 1978 library expansion. Outlines library history, information about Queen Victoria's portrait, prints of library from past, finishing with the updated view of the library in 1978.

2005.83.104 -

PIL Papers - Series 2 - Box 2 - Filder 31 - Dedication and Library Celebrations (1978, 1982, 2004) Five (5) copies of a brochures for the dedication of the new wing of the library in 1978. The booklet has a table of contents; special thanks; letter from Mayor Mavriules; city leaders; letter from Arnold J. Levin, President of the Board of Trustees; special programs at the Library; an historical sketch of the Library by Richard S. Stromer, Reference Librarian; copy of the letter that George Peabody sent to found the Library; letter from Queen Victoria; other images and staff information. Dedication of Nathan Masterson Hall in 1982 and for the 140th anniversary celebration of the library'

2005.83.105 -

The catalogue was printed in 1865 and includes unprinted pages to add volumes to the catalogue as they were received. Every book was entered under subject, author and title.

2005.83.106 -

PIL Papers - Series 2 - Item - Supplement to Catalogue of the Library of the Peabody Institute, South Danvers, Mass. Jan. 1865 Published by Charles D. Howard, South Danvers in 1865. Every book was entered under subject, author and title.

2005.83.107 -

PIL Papers - Series 2 - Item - Catalogue of the Library of the Peabody Institute, Peabody, Mass. Published by Charles D. Howard, Warren National Bank Building, Peabody, 1872. Every book was entered under subject, author and title.

2005.83.108 -

PIL Papers - Series 2 - Item - Catalogue of the Library of the Peabody Institute, Peabody, Mass. 1872 Published by Charles D. Howard, Warren National Bank Building, Peabody, 1872. Every book was entered under subject, author and title. Paperback edition.

2005.83.126 -

Expenses for the Sutton Room from 1945 to 1957. Contains notes and invoices regarding expenses for a few items, now folded in acid free tissue and stored in front of volume.

2005.83.109 -

PIL Papers - Series 2 - Item - Catalogue of the Library of the Peabody Institute, Peabody, Mass. 1872 Published by Charles D. Howard, Warren National Bank Building, Peabody, 1872. Every book was entered under subject, author and title.

2005.83.11 -

These pamphlets are the annual reports of the Trustees of the Peabody Institute made to the town of South Danvers, later Peabody. While not as detailed as the monthly reports, these annual reports highlight the accomplishments and challenges of the previous year. Various committee reports are included as well as any maintenance done on the building and staff changes.

2005.83.11.1 -

These pamphlets are the annual reports of the Trustees of the Peabody Institute made to the town of South Danvers, later Peabody. While not as detailed as the monthly reports, these annual reports highlight the accomplishments and challenges of the previous year. Various committee reports are included as well as any maintenance done on the building and staff changes.

2005.83.110 -

PIL Papers - Series 2 - Item - Catalogue of the Library of the Peabody Institute, Peabody, Mass. 1872 Published by Charles D. Howard, Warren National Bank Building, Peabody, 1872. Every book was entered under subject, author and title.

2005.83.128 -

PIL Papers - Series 3 - Item - Visitor's Log for the Sutton Room, 1897 to 1924 Contains a daily log of visitors, number of consultations made by subject and total consultations per visitor.