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Capt. Ezra Vinal, Lost at Sea
My seaside hometown of Scituate, Massachusetts has a  Maritime and Mossing Museum that features not only fascinating displays about the 19th-20th century Irish mossers , but exhibits on Scituate seafarers from earlier times as well. A fabulous oil painting ...
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Why thank you, Charles! In this case I think at the time they would have received proper information from the crew of what had happened. The real trick is figuring it out from today. But I so agree that it must have been harrowing to watch your man sail off!
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Not your usual Scituate resident, son of Chinese immigrants Henry Ar Foon was quite the guy,
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A rather amusing 182-year old nag of a letter.
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My brand newly discovered, 100-year old infant uncle.
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Sad story but glad you found him
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Woman's Relief Corps
"We hope that in the years of the future, some historian may glean from these pages many evidences that the Woman's Relief Corps of Massachusetts honored the brave men of the Grand Army of the Republic." [1] Soldiers' Home, Chelsea, Massachusetts, where "Me...
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Yes, it is!
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The first case of slavery to be tried since 1880 happened in 1947. Vile Elizabeth Ingalls kept her maid Dora in bondage for decades!!
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Wow!  Would like to know more about Helen - hope she and Dora stayed in touch.
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