Return to Content

Boston, MA: Boston Public Library

Boston, MA: Boston Public Library
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

8. The largest collection of original materials relating to the murder trial and execution of Boston anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti, including their ashes, death masks, and coroner’s report.

9. A complete edition of John James Audubon’s Birds of America in double elephant folio, completely hand-colored.

10. A signed 1773 copy of Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral by Phillis Wheatley, the first published African American poet.

11. Two of the earliest printed editions of Dante’s Divine Comedy.

12. A signed manuscript copy of Robert Frost’s “Ten Books That Should Be in Every Public Library.”

When You Go

Boston Public Library
700 Boylston St. 617-536-5400; bpl.org

Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
617-227-4500; bostonchamber.com

More Travel: 10 New England Weekends

Please Note: This article was accurate at the time of publication. When planning a trip, please confirm details by directly contacting any company or establishment you intend to visit.

Tags: , ,
Yankee Magazine Advertising

Bring New England Home
plus, get the Tablet Edition FREE!

In this issue: A Real New England Christmas

  • Vintage Decorating Tips
  • Mission to Maine's Islands
  • Norman Rockwell's Stockbridge
  • Bonus! Holiday Cookbook
Subscribe Today and Save 44%
No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

We reserve the right to remove or edit comments that are offensive or disrespectful to our readers and/or writers, cannot be verified, lack clarity, or contain profanity. Your comments may be republished by Yankee Magazine across multiple platforms.

Register Sign In

©2013, Yankee Publishing Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Yankee Publishing Inc., | P.O. Box 520, Dublin, NH 03444 | (603) 563-8111

2014-nov-gift-sub400x400
80th-anniversart-calendar600x350-order