Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Meeting of the NHA1899

Proceeds of the 1899 Annual Meeting


  • Recording Secretary’s Report (p. 3)
  • Corresponding Secretary’s Report (p. 4)
  • Curator’s Report (p. 4)
  • Treasurer’s Report (p. 5)
  • The Acting President’s Address (p. 5)
  • Address of President Barnard on Taking the Chair (p. 7)
  • “Joseph Sidney Mitchell, M.D.” by M.S. Dudley (p. 8)
  • “Elizabeth Swain Starbuck” by Anna Gardner (p. 10)
  • “A Sketch of a Former Nantucket Historical Society” by Annie W. Bodfish (p.11)
  • “Nantucket Coporations” by M.S. Dudley (p. 12)
  • “Copy from Records of Friends’ Meeting” by Henry B. Worth (p. 12)
  • “Paul Starbuck’s Sheep Book” by Henry B. Worth (p. 13)
  • “An Old Account Book” by Helen B.W. Worth (p. 13)
  • Officers and Council for 1899–1900 (p. 15)

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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