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Akin House: Powerpoint For Grant Proposal To Benefit Akin House Cultural Heritage Center, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Powerpoint For Grant Proposal To Benefit Akin House Cultural Heritage Center

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Powerpoint presentation. Waterfront Historic Area League (WHALE) in cooperation with the Town of Dartmouth. Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Grant Proposal to Benefit The Akin House Cultural Heritage Center. Photographs and explanations of historical significance of Akin House rooms and historical features. Presentation not dated. File is Dated 2007.


Akin House: Letter From Daniel Perry On Dhpt's Application For Cpa Funds, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Letter From Daniel Perry On Dhpt's Application For Cpa Funds

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Letter from Attorney Daniel Perry regarding the CPA application of Dartmouth Historic Preservation for Restoration of Akin House. Dated September 15, 2008.


Akin House: Dr. Hodges Letter Of Support For Cpa Funding, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Dr. Hodges Letter Of Support For Cpa Funding

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Dr. Christina Hodges of the Peabody Museum writes a letter in support of the Dartmouth Heritage Preservation Trust (DHPT) application for a Community Preservation funds for continuing work at the historic Elihu Akin House in South Dartmouth. Letter dated August 28, 2008.


Akin House: Final Cost Exterior And Estimate For Interior, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Final Cost Exterior And Estimate For Interior

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Final Cost for Exterior work and Estimate for Interior for Akin House Restoration. Submitted by Stephen J. Tyson. Dated August 26, 2008.


Akin House: Historical Structural Report By Anne Baker, Anne W. Baker 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Historical Structural Report By Anne Baker, Anne W. Baker

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Historical Structure Report prepared for the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Prepared by Anne W. Baker. Dated October 11, 2004. Describes the importance of Akin House and detailed architectural and structural features.


Akin House: Elihu Akin House Interpretation Project, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Elihu Akin House Interpretation Project

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Narrative for a NEH Consultation Grant to allow W H A L E staff to refine interpretation plans for the Elihu Akin House. The project brings together humanities scholars, historic preservationists, museum staff and educators to plan the best use of the 1762 house as an education center/museum.


Akin House: Standard-Times Article, August 10, 2005, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Standard-Times Article, August 10, 2005

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New Bedford Standard-Times article written by Tom Timberlake on August 10, 2005, entitled Historic Akin House has a future.


Akin House: Standard-Times Article, October 26, 2006, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Standard-Times Article, October 26, 2006

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New Bedford Standard-Times article from October 26, 2006 entitled WHALE to present session on Akin House.


Akin House: Standard-Times Article, March 1, 2015, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Standard-Times Article, March 1, 2015

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New Bedford Standard-Times article from March 1, 2015, entitled Policymakers: Questions for the Dartmouth Historic Preservation Trust about the Akin house.


Akin House: Akin Deed, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Akin Deed

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Akin Deed research done by Peggi Medeiros. Research dated July 15, 2004.


Akin House: Letter Concerning Rear 20th Century Dormer, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Letter Concerning Rear 20th Century Dormer

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Letter written by WHALE to MHC concerning the decision not to replace the 20th century dormer on the rear of the house. The decision was based on recommendations made by the Architectural Preservation Group and Anne Baker. Draft Letter dated January 20, 2006


Akin House: Letter Concerning Akin House Historical Structure, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Letter Concerning Akin House Historical Structure

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Letter written by Anne Baker to Diana detailing the historical structure of the Akin House. Dated September 28, 2008.


Akin House: Estimate For Immediate Structural Repairs, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Estimate For Immediate Structural Repairs

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Estimate submitted by Anne Baker for immediate structural repairs to plates, rafters and sills. Dated June 20, 2005.


Akin House: Baker Invoice To Whale, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Baker Invoice To Whale

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Anne Baker's invoice to WHALE for surveying, site documentation, and cleaning. Dated July 30, 2004.


Akin House: Request To Mhc To Amend Criteria Statement, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Request To Mhc To Amend Criteria Statement

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Draft letter to Michael Steinitz, Massachusetts Historical Commission. Request to amend original Criteria Statement to include additional information based on Baker's Historical Structures Report. no date is given on the Draft.


Akin House: Conservation Completed To Date, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Conservation Completed To Date

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A list of conservation work completed to date. Though no date appears on the list, it appears to have been compiled in June 2006.


Akin House: The Elihu Akin House Narrative, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: The Elihu Akin House Narrative

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The Elihu Akin House Narrative written by Peggi Medieros for the Massachusetts Historical Commission describes the architectural importance of Akin House as well as the Akin Family influence in the development of South Dartmouth, MA.


Akin House: Standard-Times Article, February 17, 2004, 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Standard-Times Article, February 17, 2004

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New Bedford Standard-Times article from February 17, 2004. Written by Curt Brown, entitled WHALE takes steps to preserve Akin House.


Understanding The Importance Of Statues: Symbols Of Racism In Modern Society, Theresa VanWormer 2021 St. John Fisher College

Understanding The Importance Of Statues: Symbols Of Racism In Modern Society, Theresa Vanwormer

The Review: A Journal of Undergraduate Student Research

Whether it is a monument, statue, plaque, or mural, the values and ideologies that are memorialized on public land reflect what reality the people of a country are choosing to remember. The United States’ political and racial history has led to the creation of controversial memorials, including memorials that honor the Confederacy and its leaders, influencing moral concepts based in racism, violence, and oppression. The continued veneration of these symbols on public land sends the message to the Black community that their oppressors are honored as heroes and that the society they live in still allows for their abuse. Annette-Gordon ...


Akin House: Letter To Buddy Baker-Smith, Community Preservation Committee, Anne W. Baker 2021 Roger Williams University

Akin House: Letter To Buddy Baker-Smith, Community Preservation Committee, Anne W. Baker

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Letter from Anne Baker to Buddy Baker-Smith to the Community Preservation Committee in Dartmouth, MA expressing her concerns for the future of the Akin House. Letter dated September 22, 2008.


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