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THE SIPPICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY NEWSLETTERS

The Sippican newsletter is the "The Old Landing". Society members keep up-to-date on upcoming SHS programs, latest projects and acquisitions, and enjoy featured articles of historic interest.

November 2012

Mark Your Calendars! - 'Tis the Season (Almost) - Bedtime Reading - Speaking of Schools - Marconi Exhibit: Going, Going - Recent Acquisitions - Upcoming Offerings from Our Friends at Historic New England

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May 2012

Young Historians Are Coming! - Marion in May: Through the Years - Donations: To and Fro - Marconi Exhibit to Run through Summer - Classic Film Fridays - Many Thanks to Our Generous Supporters - Marion's Historic Families - June Offerings from HNE

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November 2011

Genealogy Resources - Did You Know? (Cleveland's Secret Operation) - Give the Gift of History - Memorial Garden Gets a Facelift - Curator's Wish List - November Happenings from Yesteryear - Looking Back: The Hurricane of 1938 - November Offerings from HNE

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July 2011

Annual Meeting WrapUp - SHS Member/Supporter List - Return of Marion's Fairy Godmother - Calling All Historic Marion Families - MAS 2008 Proceeds in Action: Geography Presentation at Sippican School - MAS 2009 Proceeds in Action: Renovation of Broomhead Bandstand - Marion's Fourth of July Celebrations through the Years - Images from the Sippican Historical Society Archives - Please Join Us (Summer Events)

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November 2010

What's Your Marion IQ? - SHS Receives Honor from Delano Kindred - Annual Meeting Held June 17 - Take a Walk - SHS Hits the Airwaves - Ghost Ship Mary Celeste: 138 Years of Mystery and Speculation - If Walls Could Talk - Pilgrims Come to Marion - Exciting New Acquisition: Roald Amundsen Portrait by Cecil Clark Davis - Mark Your Calendar!

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May 2010

Bandstand Update - SHS Database Goes Online - Natalie Hemingway as Sara Delano Roosevelt - Bauhaus Masters Visit Planting Island - Oral History Project Update - Annual Meeting Preview - Dorothea's Raisin Spice Cake Recipe

(Please note:  Dorothea's Recipe requires the addition of 1 egg - oops!)

To download the May 2010 copy of The Old Landing click here.

November 2009

Marion Antiques Show WrapUp - Recipe for Queen's Citrus Marinated Scallops -  SHS Welcomes New Directors - Oral History Workshop - Sippican and the Saint - John Bates Diaries - Virtual Safety

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May 2009

2009 Membership List - Annual Meeting Preview - Trivial Pursuits - Rev. Percy Browne House - Lizzie Borden Society Visit - Upcoming Marion Antiques Show - Arbor Day Sponsorship

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October 2008

This Just In: Accessions - Poem: Marion Harbor - Board Opening - MAS Success - Annual Meeting in Review - Museum Hosts Young Historians - Ten Great Reasons to Visit the SHS Museum - Stop & Shop

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June 2008

2008 Membership List - Gurney Project - New Board Member Steve Grima - SHS Sponsors Arbor Day - Tess Cederholm - Oral Histories - Ann Harris: Database Volunteer

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November 2007

Postcard Book - The Stone Estate - New Office Manager - Antiques Show a Huge Success - Childhood Office Recipient of SHS Scholarship - 1906 Tennis Trophy won by Richard Harding Davis and Edward Hamlin

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November 2006

Aunt Hattie – Indian artifact – Mourning accessories – Postcard requests – Tree Committee donation

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May 2006

Beverly Yacht Club pier burning – Mary Celeste filming – H. Peter Converse Room dedication – Request for old clippings, photographs, scrapbooks

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November 2005

Volunteer requests – Island Wharf project – Manduca 2005 award – Antiques Show recap – Request for Marion photos

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March 2005

Congregational Church Bell Tower – Memorial Garden update – Community Preservation Act – Guppy Ford Victorian Dining Habits

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November 2004

Thackeray 2004 Award – Antiques Show recap – Request for Marion postcards

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March 2004

Stewart‘s Island – Youth Program

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November 2003

Mary Celeste ship model – Mary Celeste Maritime Mystery – Marion Antiques Show recap

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August 2003

Town and Gown, Marion and Tabor Academy – Marion Music Hall

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March 2003

Elizabeth Taber Sofa – PastPerfect Software

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November 2002

Marionette Tea Room – Delano Reunion – Historic District Study Com     

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July 2002

150 Year Celebration – Maritime Marion, Rosbe Book – Horace Kenney, 2002 Award

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March 2002

Sippican Tennis Club, Marion’s 1st Restriction – Children’s Program – A history of the Sippican Historical Society – Marion Facts and History, a puzzle  

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November 2001

Preserving the past – The Memorial Garden – Charting the Future, Exploring Historic Districts – Children’s Program, Wampanoag Pottery

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