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Sandwich, the town that glass built.

Harriot Buxton Barbour

Sandwich, the town that glass built.

by Harriot Buxton Barbour

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Published by A. M. Kelley in Clifton [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sandwich (Mass. : Town),
  • Sandwich, Mass.
    • Subjects:
    • Glassware -- Sandwich, Mass.,
    • Sandwich (Mass. : Town) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 307-310.

      StatementIllustrated with drawings by Robert Hallock and with photos.
      SeriesHoughton Mifflin reprint editions
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF74.S17 B3 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 318 p.
      Number of Pages318
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5317513M
      ISBN 100678035644
      LC Control Number72153175
      OCLC/WorldCa278483

      Sandwich MA Map lt. Built in and completely restored in Exhibitions space for up to persons and theater seating for up to The Meeting Hall may be used at the following times: Weeknights from pm – pm Weekends from am – pm. - Built in , Sandwich Town Hall was restored to its former glory in The second floor ballroom and theater is particularly beautiful with its historically accurate ceiling stenciling of tan / TripAdvisor reviews.

      Sandwich Town Hall Significance & History Prepared by Jonathan A. Shaw, Sandwich Historical Commission. The Sandwich Town Hall, built and located in a setting that is both appealing and unspoiled, is one of the finest and earliest Town Halls in the Commonwealth. The two massive cypress columns fronting the Town Hall, each 3 feet in. Talk of the Town. Ten intriguing programs: Cape Cod and the War of , the Cape Cod Canal, Cape Cod Architecture, Colonial Herb Gardens, the Civil War, Petticoats at Sea, maritime rescues, Thornton Burgess, American Folk Art and Legends and .

      Attractions near Sandwich Town Hall: ( mi) Dexter’s Grist Mill ( mi) Sandwich Glass Museum ( mi) Sandwich Public Library ( mi) Hoxie House ( mi) The Weather Store; View all attractions near Sandwich Town Hall on Tripadvisor $/ TripAdvisor reviews. - Explore Lois McGeoghegan's board "Sandwich Glass" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Glass, Glass company, Glass museum pins.


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The Town That Glass Built. By Harriot Buxton Barbour. Boston, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin Company. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Barbour, Harriot Buxton, Sandwich, the town that glass built.

Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., Wonderful story for glass lovers. Gives a vibrant picture of the life and living conditions of the towns people and the factory workers during a very interesting period of US history. Explores how economic and political conditions, along with changing company-management attitude effected the rise and fall of the Boston Sandwich Glass co.5/5.

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