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Catalog Number 2009.55.1
Object Name Photograph
Description One black and white photographs, re-enactment of Leslie's Retreat, Salem, North Bridge. This was called "Episode 4 (a) Leslie's Retreat" in the pageant program. See page 35 & 36 for of the "Salem Pageant" program for more information.

The cast was:

Colonel Leslie... Col. Charles Ropes
John Pedrick... Leo Murphy
Colonel Timothy Pickering... John Pickering
Hon. Richard Derby... C.A. Dawson
Captain John Felt... James J. Ingoldsby
Captian Joshua Ward... Leo Murphy
Rev. Thomas Barnard... Rev. Theodore D. Bacon
Colonel David Mason... Thomas Gordon
Deacon Gavet... F.W. Ringdahl
Benjamin Daland (mounted messenger)... Orlando S. Leighton
Colonel Pickering's Regiment... Company H, Salem Light Infantry
Bridish Troop... Second Corps of Cadets

The populace was the same as in episode 3

The photo was taken as part of the Salem Pageant, which took place on June 13, 14 & 17 in 1913. The program was managed under the Management of the Board of Directors of The House of Seven Gables Settlement Association.
Date 1913
Photographer Fred R. Rankins
Title Salem Pageant
Place Salem, MA
Event Salem Pageant, 1913

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Collection Photograph Collection
Subjects Salem (Mass.) - History
Salem (Mass.) - History - Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775