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U.S. History Topics » States & Regions » Massachusetts

Within These Walls

tells the stories of five families who lived in one house in Ipswich, Massachusetts, over a 200-year period. The 10-room Georgian-style house was built in the 1760s by a wealthy miller and maritime merchant. Subsequent inhabitants fought in the Revolution, against slavery, and in World War II. (National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution)

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On the home front, 1941-1945.  The Scotts' rented the apartment on the first floor of the house.

The Scotts

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