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House of the Seven Gables, 54 Turner Street, Salem, Essex County, MA



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Item Title


Location
54 Turner Street, Salem, MA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MA-629
Photographs 1-4 are part of of the Pictorial Archives of Early American Architecture (PAEAA), also found in the Prints & Photographs Division of the Library of Congress.

Significance: The house was lived in by three generations of Turners and three generations of Ingersolls, all of them sea captains. It was during Susan Ingersoll's time that Nathaniel Hawthorne visited the house and was inspired to write, The House of Seven Gables.

Subjects
Houses
Wooden Buildings
Domestic Life


Related Names
Peterson, Charles E., Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
5. Historic American Buildings Survey C. E. Peterson, Photographer c. 1935 GENERAL VIEW


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