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Creation Date

1910

Description

SV190 — Nelson Dionne Collection. View of the Witch House at the corners of North and Essex Streets from North Street as it looking during the early 20th century, when it served as both a tourist destination and a drug store. Touted as the home of the presiding Judge Jonathan Corwin during the 1692 Witch Trials, and also (since-disproven) as the home of Roger Williams during his time in Salem.

Includes a back with detailed description.

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Back, with accompanying description of the Witch House's connection to 1692 through Judge Corwin. Also included is the claimed and since-disproven connection between the house and Roger Williams.

Keywords

Salem, Witch House, Jonathan Corwin, Essex Street, North Street

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