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Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA

"Dart'mouth, a post township of Bristol co, Mass., about 2 miles W. of New Bedford, is bounded on the S.E. by Buzzard's Bay. It has several good harbors, and contains a village named South Dartmouth. Dartmouth Post Office is about 60 miles S. of Boston. The township is traversed by the railroad from Fall River to New Bedford. It has 12 churches. Pop, in 1880, 3430; in 1890, 3122."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott


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  • 4. DARTMOUTH. [Pop. 4,155. Inc. 1664.]
    Dartmouth once included the great towns of New Bedford, Fairhaven, and Westport, and still its dimensions and population are considerable.

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  • News 1849 - Capt Joseph Weldon, of Dartmouth, Mass, has remitted $3000 in gold from California to his family. With his schooner Favorite, 30 tons, he was earning $1000 a month on the Sacramento.

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    Boston Evening Transcript
    Boston, Massachusetts
    October 4, 1849

  • 1859
    DARTMOUTH, a township of Bristol co., in the state of Massachusetts, U.S. 65 m. S of Boston, intersected by Aponiganset river, which flows into Buzzar...Read MORE...


  • News 1876 - Earthquake
    A distinct shock of earthquake was felt on the 22d at New Bedford, Fairhaven and Dartmouth, Massachusetts.
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    Tucson, Arizona
    September 30, 1876

  • News 1877 - Avid Reader
    Publishers of newspapers seldom meet with such conscientious subscribers as one Mrs. Butts, of Dartmouth, Massachusetts. Although seventy-five years o...Read MORE...


  • Dartmouth Massachusetts, 1890
    Dartmouth is a large farming, fishing and manufacturing town in the southern part of Bristol County, bordering on the other section of Buzzard's Bay [...Read MORE...


  • 1899 - Dartmouth
    Dartmouth. - This town was formed from so-called "common land" on June 8, 1664, and included the territory called Acushena, Ponagansett and Coakset. T...Read MORE...


  • Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA
    Faunce Farm & Dariy
    Wholesale & Retail
    the Only Certified Milk in City 10 cts. Quart
    P.O. Address So. Dartmouth, Mass.

    New Bedford ... directory : of the inhabitants, business firms, institutions, streets, societies (1908) Author: W.A.... Read MORE...

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    Southworth Library, Padanaram, South Dartmouth, Mass.
  • Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA
    Padanarum Station, New Bedford Yacht Club
  • Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA
    Bird's Eye View of Dartmouth
  • 1916
    Dartmouth, a post township (town) of Bristol co., Mass., 2 miles W. of New Bedford, is bounded on the SE. by Buzzards Bay. Pop. in 1900, 3669. The ban...Read MORE...


  • Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA
    Fire District #2 Russells Mills
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    Old Texaco Station
  • News 1930 - SEVEN INJURED AS BUS HITS AUTO. Latter Vehicle Is Knocked Ten Feet Off Road at Dartmouth, Mass.
    (By Associated Press)
    New Bedford, Mass., Feb. 11. - Seven persons were injured, two severely when a Union Street Railway bus operating between Provi...Read MORE...


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