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Salem Athenaeum, Salem

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  • Founded as a private library in the early 1800s, the Athenaeum today is a cultural and social center for the North Shore. It's still a membership library, with oak tables and plaster busts and a libra...  more »
  • Celia Thaxter, artist, poet, author, founder of America's first artist and writer's colony on Appledore Island is celebrated in a historical exhibit CELIA'S SALON at the Salem Athenaeum. Authentic art...  more »
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  • A must place to visit. Great staff great books.
  • Very good place for you to read

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