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Step back in time with this visual timeline of the history of the Hale House. Images dating back to the early days of photography through the present day tell the story of just a fraction of the house’s 375 years. Images capture the evolution from tenant farm to Gold Coast estate and the story of a family home for generations,
On view at the Hale House through until December 18. Open for members by appointment, and open to all on: September 18, noon – 4:00 pm; October 10, noon – 4:00 pm; Saturdays from Thanksgiving until Christmas
Stories of Beverly’s black population can be found at Historic Beverly. These are stories of citizens, black and white, battling against the unjust system of slavery; of enslaved men fighting for freedom for our nation, though not free themselves; of a woman using the law to emancipate her family; and of the racism that affected the lives of Beverly’s black population, long after they were freed from bondage.