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September 21st, 2009

Sophia’s Cake

I’ve decided that a Monday without birthday cake is not a Monday at all. We should make a habit of gathering for cake on a regular basis.Today we celebrated the actual day of Sophia Peabody Hawthorne’s birth. She is 200 years old today, and she looks…

September 21st, 2009

Sophia’s Cake

I’ve decided that a Monday without birthday cake is not a Monday at all. We should make a habit of gathering for cake on a regular basis.Today we celebrated the actual day of Sophia Peabody Hawthorne’s birth. She is 200 years old today, and she looks…

August 31st, 2009

Sophia 200!

Sophia Peabody Hawthorne, who is one of Salem’s most beloved native daughters, turns 200 on September 21, 2009. We are celebrating this birthday in Salem with parties, lectures, walks and talks that discuss both Sophia’s remarkable, talented life and…