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Town view of Ipswich, by George E. Norris, 1893 (detail)
Courtesy Ipswich Historical Society

...that the best resource for information about Ipswich's past is the Ipswich Historical Society? The Historical Society is located in the Heard House Museum, a residence built in 1795 by John Heard, and is also the custodian of the John Whipple House, built about 1655. Their email address is