Tag Archives: Elinor Smith

a note from my mother

    Mom’s note to Roger, 1964 Wed. – Dear Rog – Sorry we let you get off without even discussing clothes with you. Had such a good weekend with you — Rog – I enclose check for $10. – … Continue reading

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Board of Selectmen to Elinor H. Smith, November 5, 1969

  My mother, Elinor Handy Smith, had requested permission to hold an antiwar rally in Canton, Massachusetts. Below is the Board of Selectmen’s response.    

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Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays. One great thing about it is that it comes on a Thursday and that normally means a four day weekend for all, with time to travel to and join … Continue reading

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Elinor Handy, Radcliffe College paper on Renaissance tombs

Elinor Handy, Radcliffe College paper on Renaissance tombs

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Rev. John H. Nichols, memorial tribute to Elinor Handy Smith

Rev. John H. Nichols, memorial tribute to Elinor Handy Smith, March 15, 1973

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Elinor Handy Smith’s recipe for ginger snaps

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Thomas Smith and Jane (Gilchrist) Smith, from Scotland to Boston, MA, 1872

    smith-1     Posted here above as a downloadable Word document is a report about my great-grandparents Thomas Smith (1837-1902) and Jane (Gilchrist) Smith (1834-1907). They emigrated from Scotland with their children in 1872.     — Roger … Continue reading

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