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Marblehead

[mahr-buh l-head, mahr-buh l-hed]
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noun
  1. a resort in NE Massachusetts: yachting.
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  • Whittier said he had the Captain Ireson story from a schoolmate who came from Marblehead.

    Whittier-land

    Samuel T. Pickard

  • The object that was said to have fallen at Marblehead, Mass., in 1858, is described in the Amer.

  • Do you know, did you ever hear, what the women of Marblehead did to a certain Floyd Ireson?

    My New Curate

    P.A. Sheehan

  • Mr. and Mrs. Hooper were "King" Hooper and his wife of Marblehead.

    Diary of Anna Green Winslow

    Anna Green Winslow

  • The first American-built slave ship was the Desire, launched at Marblehead in 1636.

    The American Empire

    Scott Nearing