East India Marine Society and the Peabody Museum of Salem

a sesquicentennial history.
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East-India Marine Society of Salem., Peabody Museum of
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Peabody Essex Museum. East India Square, Essex Street, Salem, MAToll Free From towhen Salem was a premier American port and launching pad for international trade, the East India Marine Society Museum was one of the most influential collecting institutions in.

A Museum of Art and Culture. The roots of the Peabody Essex Museum date to the founding of the East India Marine Society, an organization of Salem captains and supercargoes who had sailed beyond either the Cape of Good Hope or Cape Horn. The East India Marine Society Museum was one of the most influential collecting institutions in nineteenth-century America.

From towhen Salem, Massachusetts, was a premier American port and launching pad for international trade, the museum’s collection developed at a nexus of global exchange, with donations of artwork, crafts, and flora and fauna pouring in from distant ports of 4/5(1).

The Salem Marine Society and the East India Marine Societymay resources from the ambition of their members continue to accomplish their designs. Dan Finamore (#), PEM Curator of Maritime Art and History, thanked the Salem Marine Society for inviting the Maritime Art and History Visiting Committee of the PEM (probably the most direct.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Whitehill, Walter Muir, East India Marine Society and the Peabody Museum of Salem. Salem, Mass., Peabody Museum, About this Book Catalog Record Details.

The East India Marine Society and the Peabody Museum of Salem; Whitehill, Walter Muir, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. The Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts opened a much awaited new building recently, expanding the gallery space, and allowing better display of the vast and important holdings.

The museum, which originated in as the East India Marine Society, required that every ship returning from travels bring something back to contribute to the Society in the tradition of.

James Henry Emerton, “East India Marine Hall,South End,”ink on paper, 6½ by 11¾ inches. Peabody Essex Museum Collection, M © Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Mass. Photography by Kathy Tarantola. - The Peabody Essex Museum is founded by sea captains.

It is the oldest continually operated museum in the country. - The East India Marine Society is founded. - The city of Salem transforms the “town swamp,” which is what the Salem Common was often called, into. Peabody Essex Museum - East India Square, Essex Street, Salem, Massachusetts - Rated based on 1, Reviews "Great museum.

We went for the /5(K). Guest register of the East India Marine Society Museum showing the names of Oliver Cowdery and Sidney Rigdon who visited the museum on August 6, Photograph courtesy of the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Size: 3MB.

The East India Marine Society Museum was one of the most influential collecting institutions in nineteenth-century America. From towhen Salem, Massachusetts, was a premier American port and launching pad for international trade, the museum's collection developed at a nexus of global exchange, with donations of artwork, crafts, and flora and fauna pouring in from distant ports of call.4/5(1).

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First Edition. No Dust Jacket. Good Condition. The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) is one of the oldest continuously operating museums in America, established in as the East India Marine Society.

It combines the collections of the Peabody Museum of Salem, who acquired the East India Marine Society in. Founded in as the East India Marine Society, the Peabody Essex Museum has one of the largest collections in the U.S. of Asian art. He helped found the East India Marine Society (today's Peabody Essex Museum) of Salem in November (Joining two months prior was the eminent Salem merchant Elias Hasket Derby as well as Nathaniel Bowditch).

In the East-India Marine Society moved to the Pickman Building on Essex Street, which had been specially fitted for the society. by George H.

Schwartz The East India Marine Society Museum was one of the most influential collecting institutions in nineteenth-century America. From towhen Salem, Massachusetts, was a. 2"East India Marine Society," 17 October clipping, EIMS Notices; Meeting, 14 OctoberRecord Book #2, EIMS.

3Walter Muir Whitehill, The East India Marine Society and the Peabody Museum of Salem: A Sesquicentennial History (Salem, Mass.: Peabody Museum, ), p. The Cecilnomicon: Night at the Museum notably The Peabody Museum of Salem and The Essex Institute, merged. solution to this problem.

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Brooklyn Museum. Full text of "The Marine room of the Peabody Museum of Salem". “Before entering the East India Marine Society Museum, the founding institution for the PEM, visitors were greeted by this small horizontal painting.

In the center, a ship with the American flag flying from her stern sails out of Salem Harbor toward an expanse of open blue-green on: East India Square, Essex Street, Salem,MA.

An international art, architectural, and cultural museum, the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem started as the East India Marine Society in Through mergers of several societies, the museum grew from seafaring treasures to include local history, nature, and science collections.

The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) is a successor to the East India Marine Society, established in PEM ranks among the top art museums in the United States for collection size, gallery space and endowment, with more thanworks of historical and cultural art covering maritime, American, Asian, Oceanic and African art, Asian export art and two large libraries with over.

The Peabody Essex Museum, on East India Square in Salem, Mass., is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Thursday evenings until 9. Admission: $12; 65+, $10; students, $8;.

"East India Marine Hall, erected in /25 for the East India Marine Society. Long presumed to the work of Boston designer Alexander Parris (), the building has in recent years been ascribed to masterbuilder Thomas Waldron Sumner (), a professional association of Parris's" (Bryant Franklin Tolles, Jr.

Architecture in Salem: an illustrated guide.At the annual banquet of the East India Marine Society inSalem’s ever-curious sea captains raised their glasses to toast their five-year-old museum, with its ceramic Buddhas and Fijian.

East India Marine Society museum sign, / Oil on canvas. Commissioned by the East India Marine Society, ” Check out Associate Curator, George Schwartz’s new book ‘Collecting the Globe’, as seen in the second image.

Our East India Marine Hall museum sign magnet is also available online [image 3] •Free Shipping on orders Location: Essex St, Salem,MA.