Perley's Sketch of the Crevice and Place of the Locust Trees, Proctor's Ledge, Salem

It was Salem historian Sidney Perley who first suggested the site of Proctor's Ledge as the most likely location of the hangings of 1692.
(courtesy of Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA) close window
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