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Images from our photographic, map, manuscript, and artifact collections.

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Items from our art and artifact collections.

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Descriptions and inventories of personal and business papers, ships logs and journals, maps, account books, and other primary source material, including oral histories and home videos.

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Books and audio-visual materials, including reference and rare materials.

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Banner still from the video Out of the Box: Walter Folger Jr.’s Telescope, videographer Dan Driscoll. 

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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