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Rockport Art Association & Museum

Rockport Art Association & Museum

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Address: 12 Main Street, Rockport
Phone: (978) 546-6604

The Rockport Art Association and Museum was founded in 1921. It is a private, charitable, non-profit, cultural organization dedicated to the advancement and preservation of all phases of the visual arts. We sponsor exhibitions, lectures, demonstrations, workshops and educational programs…

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The Paper House (1922)

The Paper House (1922)

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Address: 52 Pigeon Hill Street, Rockport
Phone: (978) 546-2629

It was built by Mr. Elis F. Stenman, a mechanical engineer who designed the machines that make paper clips, began building his Rockport summer home out of paper as a hobby. That was in 1922. The paper was meant to…

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