Beverly, Mass., Marine Park

Title:

Beverly, Mass., Marine Park

Description:

Originally called Queen Park, now called Independence Park. Located on Lothrop Street, between Wilson Avenue and Central Street. At 6 pm on July 17, 1776, Col. John Glover first read the Declaration of Independence to the 14th Continental Regiment camped here to protect the port of Beverly.

Subject:

Lothrop Street (Beverly, Mass.)

Parks -- Massachusetts -- Beverly

Marine Park (Beverly, Mass.);Independence Park (Beverly, Mass.);Oceanside Park (Beverly, Mass.)

Collection :

Beverly Postcard Collection

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Citation :

"Beverly, Mass., Marine Park," in NOBLE Digital Heritage, Item #11543, http://heritage.noblenet.org/items/show/11543 (accessed October 30, 2014).