Island VoicesFall 1997


  • From the President by Dorothy Slover (p. 3)
  • And Greasy Luck to You! Nantucket Language that has Prevailed by Cecil Barron Jensen (p. 4)
  • “Journey to Nantucket” (p. 6)
  • “A Description of Nantucket” by Joseph Sansom (p. 8)
  • Nantucket Indian Place Names by Elizabeth A. Little (p. 9)
  • Mary Coffin Starbuck’s “Account Book with the Indians” by Helen Stehling (p. 17)
  • Book Section (p. 18)
  • NHA News (p. 20)
  • NHA Volunteers (p. 23)

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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