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The Atlantic House opened at 27 Main Street in Siasconset, Mass., in 1848. The hotel closed in 1924 and was converted into a private residence. The collection consists of a guest book for the Atlantic House during the month of July and August in 1874 and 1875. Volume also includes recipes, chiefly desserts.
- Collection Number:
- Atlantic House Guest Book
- Atlantic House.
- Nantucket Historical Association
- Material is in English.
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Restrictions to Access: No restrictions. Open for research.
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Preferred Citation: [identification of item], in the Atlantic House Guest Book, Nantucket Historical Association.
Gift of an anonymous donor in June 2003 (Acc. RL2003.44).Sensitive Materials Statement:
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- Atlantic House (Nantucket, Mass.)
- Hotels—Massachusetts—Nantucket—History—Nineteenth century.
- Nantucket (Mass.)—Social life and customs.
The Atlantic House opened at 27 Main Street in Siasconset, Mass., in 1848.
The hotel closed in 1924 and was converted into a private residence.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of a guest book for the Atlantic House during the month of July and August in 1874 and 1875. Volume also includes recipes, chiefly desserts.
Folder 1 Atlantic House guest book, 1874-1875
Finding aid by Amelia Holmes, February 2022.
Materials in this collection were digitized with support from Connie and Tom Cigarran.