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Dr. Bahnson's Lily Pond - Lot 9 Dr. Bahnson's Lily Pond - Lot 9

Dr. Henry T. Bahnson's garden was a showcase in late 19th century Salem. The extraordinary water lilies in these photographs were grown by Bahnson in a pond behind his home on Church Street. From the time of its settlement in the 18th century, gardens have been an integral part... <Read more>

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