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Lithograph of the Dickinson Homestead on Main Street shortly after the Homestead was reacquired by Edward Dickinson.

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Notecard from Varina Jefferson-Davis with 'sincere affection of an old friend' expressing Christmas wishes.

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Handwritten letter to Ruth Payne Burgess announcing her election to President of the Woman's Art Club of New York

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Full title: A map of Amherst. With a view of the College and Mount Pleasant Institution. By Alonzo Gray & Charles B. Adams. Amherst College, May 1833. Pendleton's Lithography, Boston.

Pendleton's Lithography published many Massachusetts town plans…

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Formal portrait of a mature Samuel Minot Jones wearing a nice suit and sitting in a chair with one leg crossed over the other.

TaxRecords_1754.html
Tax record book showing property owned and its value.

TaxRecords_1843.html
Tax record book showing property owned and its value.

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This 1980 program from the Amherst Ballet Theater Company reprints Robert Francis' poem, "Silent Poem," which was featured as part of the performance.

Amh_Jeff_17590305.pdf
Letter from Jeffery Amherst to Lt. Col. John Bradstreet regarding construction of boats, hire and pay of laborers, and finance for military campaign, March 5, 1759. Several months later Amherst successfully captured Fort Ticonderoga on the Hudson…

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Birds-eye-view lithograph of Amherst. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Published by John B. Bachelder between 1855 and 1857.

Includes insets: Residence of Prof. Edward Hitchcock, Residence of L.S. Sweetser, esq.; Residence of Hon. Edward…

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Louis Foods grocery store and the Roberts Block after the moving and remodelling of Elm Tree Inn. Louis Foods stood about where the CVS store was constructed in 1997. The Elm Tree Inn building is still visible as part of the reconstructed Roberts…

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One of the rooms in the Mead Art Museum, with a fireplace and long table.

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Cosby House on Amity Street. Caption on reverse reads, "When the Jones Library was built, this house was moved to Dana St."

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The garden behind Jones Library. Caption on reverse reads, "Jones Library Garden July 1933"

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View of rear of the east wing of Jones Library
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