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History of the town of Brookline, Massachusetts by John Gould Curtis

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Published by Houghton Mifflin company in Boston, New York .
Written in English



  • Brookline (Mass.)


  • Brookline (Mass.) -- History.

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Map on lining-papers.

Statementby John Gould Curtis; a memorial to Edward W. Baker; prepared under the direction of the Brookline historical society.
ContributionsBaker, Edward Wild, 1859-1928., Brookline Historical Society (Brookline, Mass.)
LC ClassificationsF74.B9 C88
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 349 p.
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6296582M
LC Control Number33030716

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A history of Brookline Massachusetts from the first settlement of Muddy river until the present time commemorating the two hundredth anniversary of the town based on the early records and other authorities and arranged by leading subjects. Brookline, Mass. -- History. [from old catalog] Publisher Brookline, Mass., The Brookline press company Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation Contributor The Library of Congress Language English. Dr. Marchione is the President of the Brighton-Allston Historical Society, Associate Professor of History at the Massachusetts Bay Community College, a member of the Boston Landmarks Commission, and the author of several books on Boston-area history, including the recently published, “The Charles: A River Transformed.”. The first mention of a fire in Brookline is recorded in Samuel Sewall's journal in He records that a "wigwam" on the Muddy River caught fire and 3 Indian children died. Early firefighting in Brookline was performed by volunteer fire companies using hand buckets and water from wells.

The Town Clerk election staff will begin Advance Opening of Ballots on Octo , at 2 PM – 8 PM. Octo November 1 and 2 between AM and PM at Town Hall. This short history attempts to explore the first years of the Brookline area. Much of this information was retrieved from old Brookline Journal articles, dating from the s, that detailed bits and pieces of Brookline's history up to that point. Title: History of the Town of Brookline Massachusetts Author Name: Curtis, John Gould Categories: History, Localities, History, Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing. Books on Google Play A History of Brookline, Massachusetts, from the First Settlement of Muddy River Until the Present Time: ; Commemorating the Two Hundredth Anniversary of the Town.