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Record 1382/2271
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date 1963
Abstract Handwritten notes from Winter 1963 issue of "New England Galaxy"

Edwin B. Worthen's notes describe an article on carvers of gravestones in New England. Samuel Green's headstone in Lexington is attributed to carver Moses Worcester. The stone is later attributed to John Worchester, a carver from the Lexington and Concord area, who has a style which differs from that of other New England (or European) carvers.

4 x 6 inches
Object ID Worthen.18.29A.01
Object Name Manuscript
People Worchester, John
Green, Samuel
Worcester, Moses
Worthen, Edwin B., Jr.
Subjects Tombstones
Title Notes from "New England Galaxy," Winter 1963
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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