October 1969Vol. 17 No. 2

IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Nantucket Historical Association Officers and Staff (p. 2)
  • “Melville and Nantucket” (p. 5)
  • “The Prehistory of Nantucket, Part Three: Early Villagers” by Bernard H. Stockley (p. 6)
  • Annual Reports (p. 13)
    • Annual Report of the President (p. 13)
    • Oldest House – Annual Report by Edith Andrews (p. 20)
    • Historical Museum and Friends Meeting House by Elizabeth B. Worth (p. 21)
    • Reappointments (p. 21)
  • “The First Decades of the Maria Mitchell Association” by Mary E. Ranke (p. 23)
  • “A Penguin from Antarctica” by W. Ripley Nelson (p. 31)
  • “‘The Oldest House’ Becomes a National Historic Landmark” by Edouard A. Stackpole (p. 33)
  • Recent Accessions (p. 37)
  • Legacies and Bequests (p. 39)

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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