New England

Salem, Massachusetts


What makes a city historic?
Dramatic events?
Beautiful buildings?
Famous men and women?
In the case of Salem,
Massachusetts, the answer
is a combination of
all these things.
When residents,
visitors, and students
delve into Salem's history,
they usually want to
know more about one
of four subjects:

  • Salem's maritime history
  • The witchcraft trials
  • The historic architecture
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne

These topics are well covered
in The Cornerstones of Salem.
These pages will display photos
of some of the architecture.

The Website
contains a lot of information.

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This page last modified August 31, 2000.