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ITEM — Multiple Containers Identifier: Mss:766 1754-1898

Town of Ipswich, 1779-1820 Digital

Scope and Contents

Includes John Heard's appointments as a justice of the peace in Essex County, a summons to attend the Massachusetts General Court after he was elected state senator, and his appointments to various Ipswich town committees, as well as bills for construction of a fire-proof probate office, dated 1779-1820.


  • 1779-1820

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Some materials may be stored offsite; access requires advance notice. Contact for more information.

Due to preservation concerns, researchers are required to use microfilm copies of papers when available. Please contact reference staff at for more information regarding this collection and use of microfilm.


400 linear feet (800 volumes, 272 boxes, 102 cartons)

Physical Location


Repository Details

Part of the Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University Repository

Baker Library Special Collections holds unique resources that focus on the evolution of business and industry, as well as the records of the Harvard Business School, documenting the institution's development over the last century. These rich and varied collections support research in a diverse range of fields such as business, economic, social and cultural history as well as the history of science and technology.

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