Jamestown Historical Society

Author: Steve

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Library Exhibit, August 2019 Unusual Envelopes

The new exhibit in the library show unusual envelopes in the JHS collection, ranging from late 19th century bills from Jamestown’s summer hotels that used drawings of the hotel as return addresses to fancy cancels in honor of Jamestown events.

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Members Only Tour – Prescott Farm

The latest Members Only Tour of Prescott Farm on May 15, 2019 was Fantastic. Prescott Farm is a 40 acre 18th century farm preserved by The Newport Restoration Foundation established by Doris Duke.

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