Please visit the Unfolding Histories public Zotero library group that includes all of the references listed below

Trade CardTrade Card. Cape Ann Museum.

A Martha Washingtonian. “Letter to the Editor.” Cape Ann Light and Telegraph, February 24, 1844.

“A Practical Illustration of Women’s Rights in Rockport.” Gloucester Telegraph and News, July 12, 1856.

Abbott, Gordon. Jeffrey’s Creek: A Story of People, Places, and Events in the Town That Came to Be Known as Manchester-by-the-Sea. Manchester-by-the-Sea: Manchester Historical Society, 2003.

Along the Old Roads of Cape Ann. Gloucester, Mass.: Cape Ann Scientific and Literary Association, 1923.

American Antiquarian Society, “The Battles of Lexington and Concord: A Public Relations Case Study,” The News Media and the Making of America, 1730-1865. Accessed August 28, 2018.

Anderson, Benedict. Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of  Nationalism. London: Verso, 1983.

“Auction of Books.” Essex Gazette 2, no. 104, (July 17, 1770).

Axtell, James. The School Upon a Hill: Education and Society in Colonial New England. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1974.

Babson, John J. History of the Town of Gloucester, Cape Ann: Including the Town of Rockport. Gloucester [MA]: Procter Bros, 1860.

Beatson, Robert. Naval and Military Memoirs of Great Britain, from 1727 to 1783. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, 1804.

Bennett, Francis. “Francis Bennett,” Worcester, MA. MSS. Octavo Vols. B. American Antiquarian Society.

Bentley, William. The Diary of William Bentley, D.D., Pastor of the East Church, Salem, Massachusetts. Gloucester Mass.: P. Smith, 1962.

Bolster, W. Jeffrey. Black Jacks: African American Seamen in the Age of Sail. Cambridge, MA.: Harvard University Press, 1997.

“Bonnie Hurd Smith’s Project to Publish Judith Sargent Murray’s Letter Books.” Judith Sargent Murray Society. Accessed August 30, 2018.

Buck, Stephanie.. “As the Wind Turns, or There Is No Such Thing as Plain Sailing: Mishap and Mayhem on the High Seas.” Cape Ann Museum, January 7, 2012.

Buck, Stephanie, and John Huss. “The Hunters and the Hunted: Early Mariners of Cape Ann.” Cape Ann Museum, August 5, 2017.

Burton, Richard F. “Notes on Scalping.” The Anthropological Review 2, no. 4 (1864): 49–52.

Calloway, Colin G. New Worlds for All: Indians, Europeans, and the Remaking of Early America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.

Carbonell, Jon. “Anthony Imbert: New York’s Pioneer Lithographer.” In Prints and Printmakers of New York State, 1825-1940, edited by David Tatham. A New York State Study. Syracuse, N.Y: Syracuse University Press, 1986.

Champlain, Samuel de. Voyages of Samuel de Champlain, 1604-1618. Edited by William Lawson Grant. New York : Scribner’s, 1907.

“‘Charles, Capt. Boyles - Bles, Boiles, Byles. Case #4417’ in Essex County, MA: Probate File Papers, 1638-1881.” American Ancestors, 1782. Accessed December 30, 2017.

Cheever, Susan. Drinking in America: Our Secret History. New York: Twelve, 2015.

Clerk of Rockport. “Temperance.” Gloucester Telegraph, April 27, 1844.

Cohn, Michael, and Michael K. H Platzer. Black Men of the Sea. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1978.

Cook, George Allan. John Wise, Early American Democrat. New York: Octagon Books, 1966.

“Council for New England, 1622-1623.” Worcester, n.d. Folio Vol. C. American Antiquarian Society.

Crowell, Robert, David Choate, and E. P. (Edward Payson) Crowell. History of the Town of Essex : From 1634 to 1868. Essex, [Mass.] : Published by the town, 1868.

“Deeds Book, 155.” Accessed August 30, 2018.

Dow, George Francis, ed. Records and Files of the Quarterly Courts of Essex County. Vol. II 1656-1662. Salem: Essex Institute, 1912.

Dunlap, Sarah, Stephanie Buck. Fitz Henry Lane, Family and Friends. Gloucester, Mass.: Church & Mason Publishing : Cape Ann Historical Museum, 2007.

Dunlap, Sarah V. The Jewish Community of Cape Ann: An Oral History. Gloucester, Mass.: Cape Ann Jewish Community Oral History Project, 1998.

Dunton, John, William Henry Whitmore, Michael Perry. John Dunton’s Letters from New-England, A.D. 1686. Boston: Printed for the Prince Society, by T.R. Marvin & Son., 1867.

Eddy, Richard. Universalism in Gloucester, Mass.: Gloucester, Mass.: Proctor Brothers, 1892.

Erkkila, Barbara. Hammers on Stone: The History of Cape Ann Granite. Woolwich, ME: TBW Books, 1980.

“Fitz Hugh Lane, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and the Gloucester Lyceum.” American Art Journal. Accessed November 30, 2017.

Floyd, Frank L. Manchester-by-the-Sea. Manchester, Mass.: Floyd’s News Store, 1945.

Franklin, Benjamin, and John Bigelow. Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. Philadelphia, London: J. B. Lippincott & co.; Trübner & co., 1868.

“Freedman’s Village - Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial (U.S. National Park Service).” Accessed August 28, 2018.

“From the Freedom’s Journal Origin of the African.” Gloucester Telegraph 1, no. 26 (n.d.).

From the Wiscaset [Me.] Citizen. “Intemperance.” Gloucester Telegraph 2 (May 17, 1828).

Gilmore, William J. “Elementary Literacy on the Eve of the Industrial Revolution: Trends in Rural New England, 1760-1830.” Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society 92, no. 1 (April 1982): 87.

“‘Gloucester Dalton’ in Massachusetts and Maine: Direct Tax, 1798 Census, Tax and Voter Lists.” American Ancestors, 1798.

Gloucester (Essex County, Mass.) City Directory. Gloucester (Mass.), 1888.

Gloucester (Essex County, Mass.) City Directory. Gloucester (Mass.), 1890.

Gloucester Lyceum & Sawyer Free Library, ed. Outline of History and Dedication of the Sawyer Free Library: of Gloucester, Mass. Gloucester: Cape Ann Bulletin Steam Book and Job Print, 1884.

“Gloucester Lyceum & Sawyer Free Library Building Program.” Accessed December 26, 2017.

Gloucester (Mass.), and Gloucester Female Charitable Association. Gloucester Female Charitable Association Trust Funds, 1836-1961.

Gloucester (Mass.). Vital Records of Gloucester, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849. Topsfield, Mass.: The Topsfield Historical Society, 1917.

Gloucester, Mass [from old catalog]; Topsfield Historical Society, Topsfield, Mass.; Essex Institute, Salem, Mass. Vital Records of Gloucester, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849. Topsfield, Mass., The Topsfield Historical Society, 1917.

Gloucester, Mass. [from old catalog]; Topsfield Historical Society, Topsfield, Mass. [from old catalog]; Essex Institute, Salem, Mass. [from old catalog]. Vital Records of Gloucester, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 .. Topsfield, Mass., The Topsfield Historical Society, 1917.

Gott, Lemuel, Ebenezer Pool, and John W Marshall. History of the Town of Rockport: As Comprised in the Centennial Address of Lemuel Gott, M.D., Extracts from the Memoranda of Ebenezer Pool, Esq., and Interesting Items from Other Sources. Rockport, Mass.: Printed at Rockport Review Office, 1888.

Grant Application from Annisquam Association to the City of Gloucester Community Preservation Committee Project. Accessed August 30, 2018.

Green, James. “English Books and Printing in the Age of Franklin.” In History of the Book in America, edited by Hugh Amory and David D. Hall, Vol. 1. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge UP, n.d.

Habermas, Jürgen. The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere: An Inquiry into a Category of Bourgeois Society. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1989.

Hobbs, Catherine. Nineteenth-Century Women Learn to Write. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1995.

Holbrook, Josiah. American Lyceum of Science and the Arts. Worcester [Mass.]: Printed by Samuel H. Colton and Co, 1827.

Horton, James O., and Lois E. Horton. In Hope of Liberty: Culture, Community and Protest Among Northern Free Blacks, 1700-1860. Oxford University Press, 1998.

“Indiandeedsummary_9-20-06.Pdf.” Accessed January 9, 2018.

Innis, Harold A. The Cod Fisheries: The History of an International Economy. New Haven, Conn.: Toronto : Yale University Press, the Ryerson Press., 1940.

Jean M. O’Brien. Firsting and Lasting: Writing Indians out of Existence in New England. University of Minnesota Press, 2010.

Jewett, Sarah Orne. “The Gloucester Mother.” McClure’s Magazine 21, no. 6 (October 1908): 703.

Johnson, Charles. A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the Most Notorious Pyrates, and Also Their Policies, Discipline and Government. London: printed for Ch. Rivington, J. Lacy, and J. Stone, 1724.

Johnson, Samuel. A Dictionary of the English Language. London; T. and T. Longman; C. Hitch and L. Hawes; A. Millar; and R. and J. Dodsley: Printed by W. Strahan for J. and P. Knapton , 1755.

Keene, Ann T. “Prince, Nancy Gardner.” American National Biography. Accessed August 30, 2018.

Kelley, Mary. Learning to Stand and Speak: Women, Education, and Public Life in America’s Republic. Chapel Hill: Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, by the University of North Carolina Press, 2006.

Kelly, Catherine E. In the New England Fashion: Reshaping Women’s Lives in the Nineteenth Century. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2002.

Kenny, Herbert A. Cape Ann: Cape America. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1971.

Lamson, D. F. History of the Town of Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts, 1645-1895. Manchester, MA: Published by the Town, 1895.

Lepionka, Mary Ellen. “Algonquian Shellfish Industries on Cape Ann.” Bulletin of the Massachusetts Archaeological Society 78, no. 1 (Spring 2017): 28–39.

Lepionka, Mary Ellen. “The Wanaskwiwam Villagers: Where Did They Go?” Enduring Gloucester (blog). Accessed August 28, 2017.

Lepionka, Mary Ellen. “Unpublished Papers on Cape Ann Prehistory.” Bulletin of the Massachusetts Archaeological Society 74, no. 2 (Fall 2013): 45–92.

Lepionka, Mary Ellen, and Mark Carlotto. “Evidence of a Native American Solar Observatory on Sunset Hill in Gloucester, Massachusetts.” Bulletin of the Massachusetts Archaeological Society 76, no. 1 (Spring 2015): 27–42.

Lepore, Jill. The Name of War: King Philip’s War and the Origins of American Identity. 1st ed. New York: Knopf, 1998.

Litwack, Leon F. North of Slavery: The Negro in the Free States, 1790-1860. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1961.

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. The Letters of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Edited by Andrew R. Hilen. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1966.

Longfellow, Samuel, and Kenneth G. Leach, eds. Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: With Extracts from His Journals and Correspondence. Boston: Ticknor & Co, 1886.

MacConnell, Stuart C. Glorious Contentment: The Grand Army of the Republic, 1865-1900. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press, 1992.

Mace, Emily. “Murray, Judith Sargent (1751-1820).” Harvard Square Library (blog). Accessed July 28, 2012.

Gott, Lemuel, Ebenezer Pool, and John W Marshall. History of the Town of Rockport: As Comprised in the Centennial Address of Lemuel Gott, M.D., Extracts from the Memoranda of Ebenezer Pool, Esq., and Interesting Items from Other Sources. Rockport, Mass.: Printed at Rockport Review Office, 1888.

Marten, James Alan. Children for the Union: The War Spirit on the Northern Home Front. Chicago: Dee, 2004.

“MHC Reconnaissance Survey Town Report.” Boston: Massachusetts Historical Commission, 1985. Accessed August 28, 2018.

Massachusetts. “Suffolk County Probate Records, 1636-1899 ‘Zachh Dalton Probate Record 22271.’” Accessed December 20, 2017.

Matthews, Glenna. The Rise of Public Woman: Woman’s Power and Woman’s Place in the United States, 1630-1970. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

McAveeney, David C. Gloucester and Rockport: A Curious Traveller Guide. Gloucester, MA: Curious Traveller Press, n.d.

McCarl, Mary Rhinelander. “Samuel Elwell Sawyer and the Founding of Ravenswood Park.” Gloucester Civic and Garden Council Newsletter, 2005.

McCarthy, Molly. The Accidental Diarist: A History of the Daily Planner in America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013.

McPherson, James M, and Louisiana State University. What They Fought for 1861-1865. Baton Rouge, La.: Louisiana State University Press, 1994.

Monaghan, E. Jennifer. Learning to Read and Write in Colonial America. Amherst; Worcester: University of Massachusetts Press ; American Antiquarian Society, 2007.

Morison, Samuel Eliot. The Maritime History of Massachusetts 1783-1860. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1921.

Morse, Jedidiah. The American Universal Geography.  [Boston]: Published by Lincoln & Edmands, S.T. Armstrong, West, Richardson & Lord, 1819.

“Mr. Gough and the Young Men of Gloucester.” Cape Ann Light and Telegraph, March 23, 1844.

Murray, Hannah Lindley, and Mary Murray. The Toilet. Washington, D.C.: William Ballantyne, 1867.

Murray, John, Judith Sargent Murray, and Linus S Everett. The Life of Rev. John Murray. Boston: A. Tompkins, 1860.

Murray, Judith Sargent. “On the Equality of the Sexes.” The Massachusetts Magazine, or, Monthly Museum Concerning the Literature, History, Politics, Arts, Manners, Amusements of the Age 2 (1790): 132–35.

Murray, Mrs Judith (Sargent). The Gleaner: A Miscellaneous Production. Boston: T. Thomas and E.T. Andrews, 1798.

“Natural Death of Slavery.” Gloucester Telegraph 2 (July 19, 1828).

Osborn, Matthew Warner. Rum Maniacs. Alcoholic Insanity in the Early American Republic. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014.

Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart. Chapters from a Life. Boston, New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1897.

“Phips Bounty Proclamation.” Upstander Project. Accessed July 11, 2018.

Piersen, William Dillon. Black Yankees: The Development of an Afro-American Subculture in Eighteenth-Century New England. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1988.

Pool, Ebenezer. “Pool Papers.” Unpublished Typescript. Gloucester, MA, 1823. Vol. 1. Cape Ann Museum.

Povey, Thomas. Egerton Mss #2395, folio 412-213. British Library.

Prince, Nancy. A Narrative of the Life and Travels of Nancy Prince. Boston: published by the author, 1850.

Pringle, James R. History of the Town and City of Gloucester, Cape Ann, Massachusetts. Gloucester, Mass.: published by the author, 1892.

Procter Brothers. The Fishermen’s Own Book: Comprising the List of Men and Vessels Lost from the Port of Gloucester, Mass., from 1874 to April 1, 1882, and a Table of Losses from 1830. Gloucester: Procter Bros., 1882.

Prybot, Peter. “Gloucester’s Own Fishermen’s Society Still Going Strong.” Gloucester Daily Times, January 3, 2009.

Pulsipher, Jenny Hale. ““Our Sages Are Sageless": A Letter on Massachusetts Indian Policy after King Philip’s War.” William and Mary Quarterly 58, no. 2 (n.d.): 431–48.

“Ran Away from the Subscriber.” Essex Gazette 5, no. 218 (September 22, 1772).

“Ran Away from the Subscriber.” Essex Gazette 5, no. 254 (June 1, 1773).

“Ran-Away.” Essex Gazette 1, no. 52 (July 18, 1769).

Ray, Mary. Gloucester, Massachusetts: Historical Timeline, 1000-1999. Edited by Sarah R. Dunlap. Gloucester, Mass.: publisher not identified, 2002.

Rickards, Maurice, and Michael Twyman. The Encyclopedia of Ephemera: A Guide to the Fragmentary Documents of Everyday Life for the Collector, Curator, and the Historian. London: The British Library, 2000.

“Sad Occurrence.” Trumpet and Universalist Magazine. December 21, 1861.

“Salem Normal School.” Cape Ann Light and Gloucester Telegraph. July 6, 1872.

Sanders, Elizabeth Elkins. Conversations Principally on the Aborigines of North America. Salem [Mass.]: W. and S.B. Ives, Washington Street, 1828.

Schofield, George A., ed. The Ancient Records of the Town of Ipswich. Vol. 1. Ipswich, Mass.: George A. Schofield, 1899.

Sinha, Manisha. The Slave’s Cause: A History of Abolition. Yale University Press, 2016.

Somes, John and Gloucester Steam Fire Association. The Gloucester Fire Department. Gloucester, Mass.: Procter Bros., 1892.

Southern Essex Registry of Deeds. “The Deed of Manchester.” Native American Deeds, 1700. Accessed July 5, 2018.

Stein, Douglas L. American Maritime Documents 1776-1860: Illustrated and Described. Mystic, Conn.: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1992.

Stevens, Munroe.  “A Singular Life” Reviewed and Gloucester Vindicated. Gloucester?, 1896.

Swan, Marshall Wilbur Stephen. Town on Sandy Bay: A History of Rockport, Massachusetts. Canaan, N.H.: Phoenix, 1980.

The Gloucester Directory, and Rockport Business Directory. Boston, Mass. : Sampson, Davenport, 1899.

“The Late Gale and Its Effects.” Columbian Centinel. December 18, 1839.

Tillotson, John. Twenty Discourses on the Most Important Subjects. Chiswick: Printed by C. Whittingham for N. Hailes [etc.], 1820.

“To Be Sold, for Want of Employ.” Essex Gazette 6, no. 280 (December 30, 1773).

Warner, Michael. The Letters of the Republic: Publication and the Public Sphere in Eighteenth-Century America. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1990.

Warren, Wendy. New England Bound: Slavery and Colonization in Early America. New York and London: Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2016.

Westlake, J. Willis. How to Write Letters; a Manual of Correspondence. Philadelphia: Sower, Potts and Co., 1876.

White, John. John White’s Planters Plea, 1630. Edited by Marshall H. Saville. Rockport, Mass.: Sandy Bay Historical Society and Museum, 1930.

“Womansreliefcorps.Org – Auxiliary to Grand Army of the Republic.” Accessed September 6, 2018.

Wulf, Karin A. Not All Wives: Women of Colonial Philadelphia. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2000.

Young, Kevin. Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News.  Minneapolis, Minnesota: Graywolf Press, 2017.


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