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Salem and the Indies

James Duncan Phillips

Salem and the Indies

the story of the great commercial era of the city.

by James Duncan Phillips

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Salem (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Salem.
    • Subjects:
    • Shipping -- Massachusetts -- Salem.,
    • Salem (Mass.) -- Commerce.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 430-438.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF3163.S33 P54 1947a
      The Physical Object
      Pagination468 p.
      Number of Pages468
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6027738M
      LC Control Number48002540
      OCLC/WorldCa535834

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Large revenues were collected here on cargoes brought by Salem ships from the East Indies, China, and other parts of the world during the 's and 's.

Salem Maritime Activity After THE VENTURE of the Mount Vernon was the last undertaken by Elias Hasket Derby, for 2 months after his son and namesake had departed on the eventful. - Cotton Mather publishes his famous book, Wonders of the Invisible World, which contained “proof” of witchcraft.

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Even during the events of the s. Salem and the Indies: the Story of the Great Commercial Era of the City. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Phillips has written extensively on Salem, and was a frequent contributor to the Essex Institute Historical Collections.

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