Exhibit 1: Lantern Slides
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date of photo 1888
Description Tap-room at Buckman Tavern, December 1888

"Fire place side-door is to the "old" kitchen. Tavern built about 1705. License issued to John Muzzey to keep a "public house" 1713.

Contents auctioned off November 9, 1912. Purchased by Town in 1913. Town paid $30,000. Lexington Historical Society raised $10,000. Total $40,000. Street widened 1927. Lady is Mrs. Caleb Stetson (Julia Ann Merriam), died August 1889."
Object ID Worthen.slide171
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
People Merriam, Julia Ann
Muzzey, John
Stetson, Julia Ann Merriam
Search Terms Bedford Street #1, Buckman Tavern
Buckman Tavern, Bedford Street #1
Lexington Historical Society
Subjects Auctions
Fireplaces
Public houses
Tap rooms
Title Buckman Tavern, tap room
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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