|Author||Timms, Peter. |
|Title||Archaeological investigations of the Shaker Farm, Ashburnham, Massachusetts / Peter Timms, Joyce Clements, Hadley Kruczek-Aaron. |
|Published||Ashburnham, Mass. : Ashburnham Historical Society, c2006. |
|Description||viii, 144 p. : ill. (some fold.), maps ; 28 cm. |
|General Note||The Harvard Shaker community owned the farm at Ashburnham, Mass. between 1822 and 1882, but they did not live on the property. They employed non-Shaker managers to care for the farm and used the pasture, lumber, bark and herbs for their community. |
|Bib. Note||Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-144). |
|Summary Note||Summary: The final product of a field school sponsored by the Ashburnham Historical Society between 1992-1998 to teach archaeological method and theory through the investigation of an historic site known as the Shaker Farm. |
|Subjects||Ashburnham (Mass. : Town) -- History. |
Ashburnham Historical Society (Ashburnham, Mass.).
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Massachusetts -- Ashburnham.
Historic sites -- Massachusetts -- Ashburnham.
Shaker Farm (Ashburnham, Mass.)
Shakers -- Massachusetts -- Ashburnham.
Shakers -- Massachusetts -- Harvard.
|Other Authors||Clements, Joyce. |
|Organizations||Ashburnham Historical Society (Ashburnham, Mass.). |
|Call Number/Copies|| |
| ||WRHS Research Library: BX 9768 H3 T58|
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