Exhibit 1: Lantern Slides
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Description Lexington Common from Buckman Tavern, ca. 1885-1890.

"Fence removed - Hancock Church not built (1893) site of church occupied by residence of Augustus Wellington who carried on a milk business. Augustus was father of Herbert [L?] and grandfather of Herbert A. The house is now located on Parker Street on right as one enters the playground. Notice how the grass plot extended down the Avenue."
Year Range from 1885
Year range to 1890
Object ID Worthen.slide9
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
People Wellington, Augustus
Wellington, Herbert
Wellington, Herbert A.
Search Terms Battle Green
Hancock Congregational Church, Massachusetts Avenue #1912
Massachusetts Avenue #1912, Hancock Congregational Church
Parker Street
Lexington Common
Subjects Town common
Title Lexington Common, fence removed
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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