AuthorTimms, Peter.
TitleArchaeological investigations of the Shaker Farm, Ashburnham, Massachusetts / Peter Timms, Joyce Clements, Hadley Kruczek-Aaron.
PublishedAshburnham, Mass. : Ashburnham Historical Society, c2006.
Descriptionviii, 144 p. : ill. (some fold.), maps ; 28 cm.
General NoteThe 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. NoteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 137-144).
Summary NoteSummary: 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.
SubjectsAshburnham (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 AuthorsClements, Joyce.
Kruczek-Aaron, Hadley.
OrganizationsAshburnham Historical Society (Ashburnham, Mass.).
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: BX 9768 H3 T58
mq234308: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 141140]