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Object Name File, Document
Scope & Content Box of documents associated with Goosewing Beach, Goosewing Farm, South Shore Beach, Briggs Beach, and Tunipus Pond. Includes:

- An illustrated presentation by Larry Anderson of "Boundries in Time: Images and Episodes from Goosewing Beach, South Shore and the Rhode Island/Massachusetts Borderland"
-Folder of photographs and Historical analysis of Goosewing Farm including a Prospectus to develop Goosewing Beach.
-Folder of South Shore Beach including a letter from the Little Compton Town Clerk of 1853 setting up a committee to ascertain the privileges the town has at Quicksand and Tunipus Pond creeks. Also a history of the Town Beach at South Shore.
-Folder containing a 1940 Briggs Beach Newsletter.
-Five copies of the Pamphet History of Goosewing Farm titled "Three Hundred Years at Goosewing Farm"
-Hand written letter from Laura H. Sisson to Mrs. Alice Bullock. No date.
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 2008.0452
Extent of Description one box, measures: h 10.25" x w 5" x d 15.5"
Source unknown
People Larry Anderson
Wildes
Sisson
Briggs
Acebes
Carl Acebes
Tom Callahan
Subjects South Shore Beach
Goosewing Beach
Quicksand Pond
Tunipus Pond
Goosewing Farm
Brigg's Beach
Goosewing