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Title:
Matthew Stephen Dwyer.
Author/Creator:
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892.
Call number:
Reading Room CS71.D994 S3 1978
Imprint date:
[1978]
Physical Description:
[39] p. : ill., coat of arms, facsims., map, ports. ; 30 cm. + 2 folded sheets in book pocket.
Accession #:
2010.104.29;
Provenance:
Chapin, Maria Scotti;
Notes:
"A total of twenty four copies of Matthew Stephen Dwyer have been produced for distribution to the family of Rita W. Scotti of Providence, Rhode Island, in the year of our Lord 1978, Design by Laura A. Golly, Binding by David G. Knowlton."--last page.
Includes facsimile reproductions of selected pages from newspapers published by Matthew Stephen Dwyer--Providence journal and Block Island wireless. Also includes facsimile reproductions of several of his obituaries. Pocket of back cover includes two folded reproductions--including two pages from v.1, no. 1 (July 9, 1903) of Block Island Wireless. Back page of this reproduction has map of Block Island with poem concerning the ship Palatine, written by John Greenleaf Whittier.
Subject:
Dwyer, Matthew Stephen, 1859-1923 -- Death and burial.
Dwyer, Matthew Stephen, 1859-1923.
Dwyer family.
Scotti family.
Block Island wireless.
Providence journal.
Providence tribune.
Newspaper carriers -- Rhode Island -- Providence -- History.
Newspaper publishing -- Rhode Island -- History.
Telegraph, Wireless -- Rhode Island -- Block Island -- History.
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