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On This Day in Nantucket History

May 17, 1924Read more from May 17, 1924

Town meeting voters set aside $1,500 to dredge the harbor near the Yacht Club, off Brant Point in front of the Steamship Authority pier, as well as around other small piers. Read more from May 17, 1924

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation of it among all audiences.

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