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No. 6938: Edward Everett House
Postcard #6938

Digital photo 9-18-05 of Edward Everett House monument tablet.

 Text on monument: Everett House. Built 1746. Demolished 1898. Here was born April 11, 1794, Edward Everett. Educator, Orator, Statesman, Member of Congress 1825-34, Governor of Massachusetts 1836-39, Minister to England 1841-45, Graduate and President of Harvard College 1846-48, Secretary of State under President Fillmore, United States Senator 1853-54. Mainly through his efforts Mount Vernon was preserved. Died January 15, 1865. Erected by the City of Boston, June 5, 1909.
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Created: October 6, 2005   Modified: October 6, 2005