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=== Contact Information  ===
 
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:research@pem.org research@pem.org]  
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'''E-mail:'''<ref name="S1">"PEM | Hours and Information," ''PEM | Library,'' http://pem.org/library/information, accessed 4 March 2015.</ref> [mailto:research@pem.org research@pem.org]  
  
'''Address (temporarily):'''  
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:Peabody Essex Museum<br>Phillips Library<br>1 Second Street<br>Peabody, MA USA
 
:Peabody Essex Museum<br>Phillips Library<br>1 Second Street<br>Peabody, MA USA
  
'''Telephone:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;&nbsp;978-745-9500, or 866-745-1876<br>'''Fax:''' 978-531-1516<br>  
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'''Telephone:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;&nbsp;978-745-9500 ext. 3053, or 866-745-1876<br>'''Fax:''' 978-531-1516<br>  
  
'''Hours and holidays:''' Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 am-4:30 pm  
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'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" /> Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 am-4:30 pm  
  
 
'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:''' [https://www.google.com/maps/place/1+2nd+St,+Peabody,+MA+01960/@42.5182758,-70.9707785,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x89e312f1b9d70b49:0xa892942834d3b33f Google Maps] <br>  
 
'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:''' [https://www.google.com/maps/place/1+2nd+St,+Peabody,+MA+01960/@42.5182758,-70.9707785,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x89e312f1b9d70b49:0xa892942834d3b33f Google Maps] <br>  

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Peabody Essex Museum
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Contact Information[edit | edit source]

E-mail:[1] research@pem.org

Address (temporarily):[1]

Peabody Essex Museum
Phillips Library
1 Second Street
Peabody, MA USA

Telephone:[1]  978-745-9500 ext. 3053, or 866-745-1876
Fax: 978-531-1516

Hours and holidays:[1] Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 am-4:30 pm

Directions, maps, and public transportation: Google Maps

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description[edit | edit source]

Worldwide collection, but with a base in Essex County. The collection includes a rich maritime collection with plates of ships dating from ~1720, transatlantic ship logs, ship registers, ship images, customs records, and records of local mariners. The collection also includes county and local histories, published vital records to 1850, city directories, censuses, tax lists, maps, newspapers, manuscript letters, financial papers, diaries, sermons, church records, militias, hospitals, schools, and municipal governments. Essex County books, manuscripts, and government records such as probate records. 250,000 records have been digitized and are searchable through the library's website.[2]

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Guides[edit | edit source]

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Alternate Repositories[edit | edit source]

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Peabody Essex Museum, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

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Sources[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "PEM | Hours and Information," PEM | Library, http://pem.org/library/information, accessed 4 March 2015.
  2. "Major Digitization Project Makes 250,000 Phillips Library Records Available Worldwide," PEM | Library, 27 August 2014, http://pem.org/library/.