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The Cynthia (Bragdon) Cameron collection

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    Essex Schools
  1. Rocky Hill School
  2. Rocky Hill School
  3. Rocky Hill School
  4. Rocky Hill School
  5. Essex Falls Schoolhouse
  6. Essex Falls Schoolhouse
  7. People and Places

  8. Woman with quilt
  9. Henry Andrews
  10. Abel, about 90 years old and Alice (Raymond) Andrews, age 2.
  11. Gilman Burnham(1811 - ), son of Noah and Hannah (Marshall) Burnham. One of the 49er's
  12. Susan (Foster) Burnham, wife of Gilman Burnham
  13. Angeline Burnham, daughter of William G. and Elizabeth (Burnham) Burnham, born in 1846.
  14. Miles Osborne
  15. Mary Eliza & Helen Osborne
  16. Moses Burnham
  17. Moses Burnham
  18. Sarah Caroline Burnham
  19. Wesley Burnham and Osborne Burnham
  20. Wesley Burnham
  21. Benjamin Goodhue, (c1829 - 1876), son of John and Mary (Stanwood) Goodhue. He was the husband of Sarah Burnham
  22. John W. Goodhue (c1826 - 1891), son of John and Mary (Stanwood) Goodhue
  23. Children of Daniel & Lucy Riggs: Homer Riggs, Ellen R. Riggs, and Avice G. Riggs
  24. Sidney and Sarah [Bragdon's] house
  25. Page & Lucy Burnham in front of their house on Western Avenue
  26. Page & Lucy Burnham's house on Western Avenue
  27. Page & Lucy Burnham's house on Western Avenue
  28. unidentified house, probably in Essex
  29. unidentified house, probably in Essex
  30. The "Henderson" house on Southern Ave.
  31. John Wise Avenue, across from Cape Ann Golf Course
  32. Stone observation tower on Prospect Hill (now called White's Hill)
  33. John Wise Avenue
  34. John Wise Avenue
  35. John Wise Avenue
  36. John Wise Avenue
  37. John Wise Avenue
  38. Moses Burnham house at corner of Story St. and Belcher St.
  39. Probably looking east from Belcher St. towards White's Hill
  40. Moses Burnham house at corner of Story St. and Belcher St.
  41. Moses Burnham house at corner of Story St. and Belcher St.
  42. Moses Burnham house at corner of Story St. and Belcher St.
  43. Postcard of Essex Center, postmarked on back in 1914
  44. Aerial view of Essex center, Spring 1947
  45. Essex Fife & Drum Corps (about 1910)
  46. Launching day for the schooner Mayflower
  47. Launching of the schooner Mayflower
  48. Documents, 1872-1933

  49. Notebook of Benjamin Goodhue, 1872
  50. Deed for cemetery plot at Spring Street Cemetery, 1877
  51. Letter from Gilman M. Burnham of San Francisco to Susan M. Goodhue of Essex, 1881
  52. Notice for wood and timber auction, 1885
  53. Ipswich School Tax, 1887
  54. Promissary note for $800 from John Procter, Jr. to John Dane, 1888
  55. Agreement between Hepsy J. Andrews and James P. Andrews, acting jointly, and Susan M. Burnham for use of a right of way, 1896
  56. Receipt from O. C. Story for stove pipe bought by Moses Burnham in 1897
  57. Certificate of Birth for Robert E. Nelson, 1899
  58. Receipt from John O'Brien for an Iver Johnson bicycle bought by Moses Burnham, 1903
  59. Receipt from Isaac R. Gates, agent for Boston & Main Railroad, for a "Democratic wagon" bought at auction by Moses Burnham, F. E. McKenzie, auctioneer, in 1903.
  60. Lease of land granted by Martha Sharpe Tucker to Moses Burnham, 1903
  61. Receipt from A. N. Hotchkiss on B&M Railroad form 781 for freight charges to Moses Burnham for shipping vegetables from Boston in 1905.
  62. Resolution from Masonic Lodge regarding death of Moses Burnham
  63. 1933 Property Tax Bill
  64. 1933 Poll Tax Bill
  65. Universalist Church

  66. Note from G. H. Fuller regarding his employment as pastor of the First Universalist Society in Essex, 1859
  67. Receipt for pew rent by the First Universalist Society in Essex, 1870
  68. Receipt for pew rent by the First Universalist Society in Essex, 1886
  69. Rev. George J. Sanger, pastor of the First Universalist Society in Essex, 1886
  70. Universalist Church, destroyed by fire on December 6, 1946
  71. Universalist Church, destroyed by fire on December 6, 1946
  72. Universalist Church, destroyed by fire on December 6, 1946
  73. Universalist Church, destroyed by fire on December 6, 1946
  74. Probate Records (Wills, probate administration, guardianships

  75. Probate record for Moses Burnham appointing Susan M. Burnham as administratrix, 1910
  76. Probate record regarding sale of real estate belong to minors John E. Goodhue, Amos D. Goodhue, Sarah E. Goodhue and Charles W. Goodhue, children of Benjamin Goodhue by their guardian, Benjamin Goodhue, 1856
  77. Probate Record. Benjamin Goodhue given guardianship of his daughter Susan M. Goodhue, 1871
  78. Will of Daniel Story, 1842
  79. Registry of Deeds (Deeds, Mortgages, Liens)

  80. Deed of real estate from First Universalist church to John C. Wetmore, 1867
  81. Mortgage by John Procter, Jr. of his property on Martin St. to John Dane, 1888
  82. Mortgage agreement of Wesley B. Burnham, 1913
  83. Wesley Burnham Papers, 1797 - 1811

  84. Receipt, 1798
  85. Receipt of Wesley Burnham to Samuel Hardy Jr., 1798
  86. Receipt for rum bought by Daniel Wheeler, 1798
  87. Receipt from Stephen Boardman for payment by Wesly Burnham, 1799
  88. Receipt, 1799
  89. Receipt, 1799
  90. Receipt of Jonathan Story, 1799
  91. Receipt for groceries, 1799
  92. Receipt for purchase by Amos Andrews, 1799
  93. Receipt from Parker Rust, 1800
  94. Receipt from John Dent for purchases by Wesley Burnham Jr., 1800
  95. Receipt for purchase by Masters Martin and Perkins 1800
  96. Receipt for purchase by Westley Burnham and John Boardman, 1800
  97. Receipt for purchase by Westley Burnham and John Boardman, 1800
  98. Receipt for labor by Adam Boyd, 1801
  99. Receipt from Wesley Burnham for payment by Wesley Burnham, Jr., 1802
  100. Note from Adam Boyd regarding payment to Wesley Burnham, Jr., 1802
  101. Note from Adam Boyd regarding payment to Wesley Burnham, Jr., 1802
  102. Receipt for James Bur, 1802
  103. Receipt from Wesley Burnham Jr. to Abel Low, 1802
  104. Receipt, 1802
  105. Receipt for Abraham Perkins, 1802
  106. Promissary Note from William Holmes to John Dexter, 1802
  107. Receipt by Wesly Burnham, 1802
  108. Receipt from Wesley Burnham Jr. to Abel Low, 1803
  109. Receipt from Wesley Burnham Jr. to Abel Low, 1803
  110. Bill for Westly Burnham Jr, 1804
  111. Receipt from Moses & Francis Marshall, about 1805
  112. Receipt from Joseph Story for payment by Wesley Burnham, Jr. for schooling of children, 1804
  113. Receipt from John Dexter for purchases by Wesley Burnham, Jr., 1805
  114. Receipt for cloth, about 1800-1805
  115. Receipt for Wesley Burnham, 1805
  116. Receipt from Abraham Jones to Thomas M. Burnham, 1805
  117. Receipt from Stephen Boardman for pair of boots bought by Wesley Burnham, Jr., 1805
  118. Receipt for work by Retire Becket on sloop Lidea, about 1805
  119. Receipt from Retire Becket for work done on sloop Teddy, 1805
  120. Promissory note for John Emmerton, 1805
  121. Bill from Capt. Jonathan Story 2d, 1805
  122. Receipt from Isaac Chandler for purchase by Westley Burnham, 1805
  123. Bill, 1805
  124. Receipt from Abel Low for payment by Wesly Burnham, 1806
  125. Promissary note to Aaron Eveleth and Joseph Story, 1806
  126. Receipt from Cyrus B. Emerson for purchases of groceries by Wesly Burnham, Jr., 1806
  127. Letter written by Wesly Burnham to his wife, 1806
  128. Promissary note to John & James Perkins, 1806
  129. Promissary note to Abel Low, 1806
  130. Promissary note to John & James Perkins, 1806
  131. Receipt from Steven Boardman for purchases by Wesley Burnham Jr., 1807
  132. Receipt from Thomas Giddings of payment by Westley Burnham Jr., 1807
  133. Receipt from Isaac Allen of payment by Westley Burnham Jr., 1807
  134. Receipt from Wesley Burnham Jr of payment by Michael Burnham, 1807
  135. Receipt for Steven Boardman, 1807
  136. Receipt from Stephen Boardman for payment by Wesley Burnham 2d, 1807
  137. Bill to Wesley Burnham Jr. for labor by Josiah Poland, 1807
  138. Bill from Capt. Jonathan Story, 1807
  139. Receipt from Abel Low, probably for Wesly Burnham, 1808
  140. Receipt from Ezra Perkins for Westly Burnham, 1808
  141. Receipt from Abel Low to Wesly Burnham 2nd, 1808
  142. Promissary note for Abel Low, 1808
  143. Bill from Benjamin Cogswell to Wesly Burnham Jr. for work on schoolhouse, 1808
  144. Bill, 1808
  145. Receipt from John Dexter for purchases by Wesly Burnham Jr., 1809
  146. Bill from Steven Boardman from Wesly Burnham Jr., 1809
  147. Bill from Nathan Story, 1809
  148. Receipt from Abel Low for purchases by Wesley Burnham, Jr.1809
  149. Bill from Ebenezer Burnham to Wesly Burnham for labor, 1809-1810
  150. Receipt from Enoch Low to Wesly Burnham Jr. for purchases, 1810-1811
  151. Bill to Moses and Francis Marshall for mariner's wages, 1810
  152. Receipt from Thomas Procter to Wesley Burnham Jr. for shoes, 1810
  153. Credits to Moses and Francis Marshall, 1810
  154. Receipt from Wesly Burnham Jr. to Mrs Choate, 1811
  155. Demand from Wesly Burnham that Francis Marshall give a payment to Thomas Procter, 1811
  156. Credits to John & James Perkins, 1811
  157. Bill for Michael Story, 1811
  158. Promissary Note, 1811
  159. Letter from Hannah Burnham to her husband, Wesly Burnham, Jr.
  160. Two lines of Musical notation
  161. Credits and Debits for Wesly Burnham Jr.
  162. Accounts of Wesly Burnham Jr.
  163. Settlement sheet from fishing trip
  164. Shipping record of Wesly Burnham Jr., 1804
  165. Scrap from log of trip along coastal Maine
  166. List of creditors
  167. Promissary Note between Asa Low and Wesly Burnham Jr, undated
  168. Delivery of sheep from Abel Low to Wesly Burnham
  169. Receipt
  170. Receipt from John Boardman to Burnham & Story
  171. Bill from T. M. Burnham to Wesly Burnham Jr.
  172. Bill for wood and corn, 1804
  173. Bill from Nathan Story
  174. Bill to Wesly Burnham 2nd from Mr. Boardman for shoes
  175. Bill from Abel Low for labor
  176. Bill for Wesly Burnham
  177. Bill from Adam Cogswell to Wesly Burnham Jr.
  178. Bill from Mrs. H. Story
  179. Bill from Ezra Perkins to Wesley Burnham Jr.



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