July 1976Summer 1976

IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Nantucket Historical Association Officers and Staff (p. 2)
  • Editorial – The Role of Tradition (p. 5)
  • The Long Voyage of Captain Bunker and Fate of Mate Coffin (p. 6)
  • A Tribute from an Island Descendant (p. 12)
  • Mrs. Marie M. Coffin, and Appreciation by Merle Turner Orleans (p. 15)
  • Elisabeth Gayer’s Letter by Walter Weston Folger (p. 16)
  • When Grover Cleveland Visited Nantucket (p. 18)
  • Sachem Nickanoose of Nantucket and the Grass Contest (continued from April, 1976) by Elizabeth A. Little (p. 21)
  • Legacies and Bequests

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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