CAPE ANN MUSEUM www.capeannmuseum.org
Unfolding Histories: Cape Ann
before 1900 at the Cape Ann Museum showcases the historical background of the museum and holdings from eight other institutions in the area, aiming to highlight neglected perspectives from a time before the nation’s founding.the pieces document Native American life in the area, the first European settlers from the early 1640s, and innovative means of transportation during the mid-19th century and will be on view from through September 9.
Daguerreotype of Abigail Trask (17881885) and her friend, ca. 1840s. Manchester Historical Museum.