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Catalog Number 1961-003-05006
Object Name Album
Collection Marblehead Town History
Scope & Content
3. DAV TO HONOR MARBLEHEAD HERO…rites for Capt. James Mugford…

BATTLE RE-INACTMENT WON BY WIND, SEA…by Ken O.Botwright…
Re-enactment by D.A.V in Boston harbor…? date…of the saga of Capt. James Mugford and 19 fishermen of Marblehead who beat off 200 hundred British sailors in a fleet of small boats in 1776…

5. DISABLED VETERANS HONOR HERO OF REVOLUTION…Pictures…

7. STATE DAV PROGRAM CONFUSES SELECTMEN…DAV TO HONOR MUGFORD, REVOLUTIONARY WAR HERO…STATE CHAPTER DAV HONORS CAPT.MUGFORD…

9. ARTICLES REFERRING TO THE MOVING OF THE 'SOLDIER AND SAILORS MONUMENT…originally stood at junction of Elm and Mugford Streets since 1876…was placed in the park opposite the railroad station on May 9, 1913…

11-16. AN INTERESTING OLD PAMPHLET…BY Frederick Lewis Gay…Messenger June 3, 1910…

17. WHERE WAS MUGFORD BORN…Messenger July 1,1927…

19-21. JAMES MUGFORD...A REVOLUTIONARY TALE…by Dan Weed…Messenger September 15, 1966…

23-27. JAMES MUGFORD…A LEAF FROM OUR HISTORY…J.H.O. (Joshua H Orne)…Marblehead Messenger January 6, 1872…

29. CAPTAIN JOHN SELMAN…Messenger September 19, 1913…

31-35. THE STORY OF JAMES MUGFORD…by James J.H.Gregory…November 12, 1897…

41-44. JOHN MANLEY…the first appearance of stars in the evolving flag came when Capt. John Manley of Massachusetts hoisted his banner of white with thirteen five pointed stars above the Schooner LEE in 1775…

45. 200 YEARS AGO IN SALEM…Capt. Manley appointed fleet commander…A NAVAL BATTLE 200 YEARS LATER…

47. MARBLEHEAD CAPTAIN HAD HIS UPS AND DOWNS…(Editor's note: The following is the first of a two part story on Capt. John Manley, of Marblehead, one of the first five captains to serve the patriot cause at sea during early escalating stages of American and British conflict, in 1775, and through the Revolution…by Irv Dierdorff…

49. OLD SEA FIGHTER FIRES 13 TIMES AND SAILS AWAY…second and final installment of the story on Capt. John Manley…

51-53. MORE ABOUT JOHN MANLEY…by miss Carolyn A. Russell…Messenger July 27, 1906…Capt. Manley…Messenger July 20, 1917…
IN MEMORY OF JOHN MANLEY THE FLAGPOLE ON ABBOT HALL COMMON WAS DEDICATED BY SELECTMAN J.NORRIS OSBORNE ON MEMORIAL DAY 1917…

55-57. GLEANINGS FROM OLD RECORDS…References to: David K Phillips…David A. Phillips…Betsy Brown…William Phillips…John Pederick…Samuel Lord…Moses Maverick…Thomas Skinner…Governor Bradstreet…Anna Trask…

61-67. LT.FRANCIS SELMAN DESCRIBES ORDEALS OF BRITISH PRISON…




Subjects Ship captains
Ships
War
US Navy
Title Black Notebook #6
Creator Bowden Osborne
People Mugford, James
Manley, John
Russell, John
Hickman, Martha
Russell, Wilson Hickman
Savory, Hannah
Corbett, Michael
Russell, Caroline A.
Selman, Francis, Lt.
Search Terms American Revolution
Marblehead History
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Condition Fair