Saturday, January 18
11 am – 3 pm
Archives Open House
Members! Please bring a friend to learn about the Society.
Learn about your Beverly home, neighborhood or ancestors.
Explore the history of Cabot Street,
or find a picture of a childhood hangout.
Free hour of research with our experts! Space is limited.
Contact us with your area of interest at 978-922-1186 or email@example.com
In case of extreme weather, event will be held on February 1
Wednesday, January 29, 7 pm
The Diaries of Francis Ellingwood Abbot
Join us for a talk by Brian A. Sullivan, former senior reference archivist at the Harvard University Archives and archivist of Mount Auburn Cemetery, about his book, If Ever Two Were One: A Private Diary of Love Eternal kept by Francis Ellingwood Abbot, 1855-1903, featuring the voluminous, heartfelt journals of a diarist with deep Beverly connections. Abbot took his life in Central Cemetery at the grave of his wife, Katie Loring Abbot, ten years to the day after her death in October, 1903. $5/free for Society members