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WHHM Dispatch

The WHHM Dispatch online newsletter is a way to stay connected with our members and friends while providing interesting historical insights about some of our lesser-known but fascinating holdings.

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August 5, 2021- Ice Cream in Woods Hole

Getting ice cream on a hot summer day has been a favorite for generations of Woods Hole kids. The building housing the Cap’n Kidd was once a well-loved ice cream …

June 10, 2021- The Fish Market

A fish market business (wholesale and retail) was founded in 1874 by Isaiah Spindell and Azariah Crowell to supply the Pacific Guano Company with small fish called menhaden, part of …

April 29, 2021-Dexter House

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April 15, 2021- "Listen": WCAI's 20+ Years of Community Public Radio

st. barnabas church

April 1, 2021- Historic Woods Hole and Quissett Houses Scavenger Hunt, Part 2, ANSWERS

historic houses part 2

March 25, 2021- Historic Woods Hole and Quissett Houses Scavenger Hunt, Part 2

Woods Hole Woman's Club

March 18, 2021- The Woods Hole Women's Club

March 11, 2021- Historic Woods Hole and Quissett Scavenger Hunt - Part 1 Answers!

woods hole house

March 4, 2021 - Historic Woods Hole and Quissett House Scavenger Hunt (part 1)

February 18, 2021- Eddie Swift's Hardware Store

February 4, 2021- Black History Month Feature: MBL Scientist E.E. Just

January 21, 2021- Oscar Hilton and Cherry Valley

January 7, 2021- Atlantis Stories

December 23, 2020- Walter Luscombe

December 10, 2020- Remembering the Museum's Early Days

November 24, 2020- The Woods Hole Railroad

crossley painting

November 11, 2020- Woods Hole During World War II

October 29, 2020- More Tales from Tarpaulin Cove

October 29, 2020- More Tales from Tarpaulin Cove

October 15, 2020- Tarpaulin Cove

October 8, 2020- Colonel Oliver B. Brown

October 1, 2020- The Howes Markets

woods hole firefighters

September 24, 2020- Firefighting in Woods Hole and Quissett

Breakwater hotel

September 17, 2020- Breakwater Hotel

The Blue Garden

September 10, 2020- Webster Rose Garden

Lee Side

September 3, 2020- Hit the Road Mac!

Gosnold rock

August 27, 2020- Gosnold Tercentenary Celebration

Virtual Oyster event

August 20, 2020- Virtual Oyster Event

Bradley House

August 13, 2020- This Old House

Hurricane Carol

August 6, 2020- Hurricane Carol

woods hole's first club

July 30, 2020- Woods Hole's Oldest and Most Exclusive Club

Butler Crane Estate

July 23, 2020- The Butler Crane Estate

July 14, 2020- Museum Reopening!

Walsh Roses

July 9, 2020- Michael Walsh and the Rambler Rose

July 1, 2020- The Quissett Fourth of July Parade

bell tower

June 25, 2020 - The Bell Tower and Mary Garden

do re mi houses

June 19, 2020 -The DoReMi Houses

WH Post Office

June 11, 2020 - The Village Movement, part 1: Woods Hole Post Office

redfield building

June 4, 2020 - Gunnar Peterson's Modern Architectural Style

Methodist church

May 28, 2020 - Churches of Woods Hole

woods hole ferry terminal 1920s

May 20, 2020 - Train Stations and Ferry Terminals

Pacific Guano Factory

May 14, 2020 - Pacific Guano Factory

Woods hole clippers

May 7, 2020 - Woods Hole Clippers

eel pond tire ferry

April 30, 2020 - History of the Eel Pond Bridge

rachel carson

April 22, 2020 - Rachel Carson in Woods Hole

sultana new home

April 16, 2020 - The Sultana Finds a New Home

gifford schooner

April 9, 2020 - Franklin L. Gifford Paintings

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April 2, 2020 - Footwear from the Past

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