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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Headers in History Tour-June 17

HIH 2014 photo

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 Over 250 students and 50 parent volunteers visited the three properties of the Marblehead Museum as part of the Headers in History Walking Tour. This year marked the Tour’s Fifth Anniversary. The students from Marblehead Veterans

Posted in Education, Events, JOJ Frost, Lee Mansion

Martha’s Marmalades are back!

Martha Swett Lee, Oil on Canvas, J.S. Copley c. 1769

A Taste of the 18th Century – We have fresh stock of Martha’s Marmalades, Jams, Jellies, Relishes and Sugar Free Fruit Spreads in the Museum Gift Shop. Custom blended in Essex County, every small batch is hand stirred with a wooden paddle, using

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Triple Collaborative Exhibit June 11-28

Undergrd RR EXhibit with visitor

The Abolitionist Movement and the Underground Railroad in Marblehead “Understanding the Underground Railroad” from MHTV – Marblehead TV on Vimeo. The Marblehead Museum has tripled up with the Abbot Public Library and the Task Force Against Discrimination in collaboration to create

Posted in Civil War, Community, Education, Exhibits

New Genre of Museum Event is a Big Hit! May 31

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Last Saturday, the Jeremiah Lee Mansion was the kick-off venue for a new kind of event at the Marblehead Museum; a “Progressive Bon Appetit”.   Guests arrived at the Mansion for a champagne toast to kick off the “Open” season

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