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Gallery view

1880

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.)

Taunton Cemetery

Taunton (Mass.) - Circular adhesive sticker with weeping willow motif, affixed to documents from Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) Records

1850

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) . Trustees

Taunton Cemetery A meeting of the trustees...

Taunton (Mass.) - Printed form announcing meetings of the Trustees of the Taunton Cemetery (i.e. Mount Pleasant Cemetery).

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) Records

1836

Plan of land -- Mr. Crocker to the cemetery

Taunton (Mass.) - Survey of land deeded by Samuel L. Crocker to create the Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Taunton, Mass.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) Records

1836 June 29

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) . Trustees

Consecration at Mount Pleasant

Taunton (Mass.) - Notice that the consecration of Mount Pleasant Cemetery will take place on July 4, 1836.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) Records

1885

Stoddart, Chester H.

Joseph Wilbar: vignetted full-face, bust portrait

Taunton (Mass.) - Glossy collodion print mounted on cabinet card with embossed borders and imprint for the photographer C. H. Stoddart, 34 Broadway, Taunton. The subject is not identified, but resembles a known image of Joseph Wilbar, landscape architect for the Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Taunton.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) Records

1835 Sept.

Plan of land surveyed for a burial ground

Taunton (Mass.) - Survey of land deeded by Samuel L. Crocker to create the Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Taunton, Mass., with original sketch of layout of a rural (garden) cemetery. The plan for the cemetery, though not necessarily this rendering, is attributed to Joseph Wilbar, and represents his sole effort as a landscape architect.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) Records

1836 July 4

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) . Trustees

Consecration of Mount Pleasant Order of exercises

Taunton (Mass.) - Program for the ceremonies accompanying the consecration of the new rural cemetery in Taunton, Mass., on July 4, 1836. "The ceremonies will take place in Cypress Dell, in which seats will be prepared for the accommodation of the ladies"; with address by Hon. Francis Baylies. Includes manuscript notes in margin with the names of other participants.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) Records

1854 – 1857

Coffin, George R. (George Richards)

George R. Coffin journal

Boston (Mass.) - The son of a master mariner from Newburyport, Massachusetts, George Richards Coffin was born in Castine, Maine, on Feb. 12, 1832. Sent to Boston at the age of 19 to get his start in business as a clerk, Coffin became a wharfinger in 1854, just a year before he married Hannah Balch, the eldest daughter of a prominent Newburyport merchant. As his family grew to eight, Cof... more

George R. Coffin Journal