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Beverly,

city (1990 pop. 38,195), Essex co., NE Mass., on Massachusetts Bay; inc. as a city 1894. Its chief manufactures are electronic and scientific equipment, consumer goods, and chemicals. Beverly was settled in 1626 by Roger ConantConant, Roger,
1592–1679, one of the founders of Massachusetts, b. East Budleigh, Devonshire, England. He was a salter in London before he went to Plymouth in 1623.
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, one of the founders of Massachusetts. In 1775 the schooner Hannah, the first ship of the U.S. navy, was outfitted and commissioned by Gen. George Washington at Glover's Wharf in Beverly. In 1787, Beverly became the site of the first cotton mill in the United States. Points of interest include Balch house (1636), believed to be the oldest house in the United States; the John CabotCabot, John,
fl. 1461–98, English explorer, probably b. Genoa, Italy. He became a citizen of Venice in 1476 and engaged in the Eastern trade of that city. This experience, it is assumed, was the stimulus of his later explorations.
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 house (1781), which is preserved as a museum; and several other Colonial buildings. Beverly Farms, a residential and resort section of the city, was the summer home of Oliver Wendell Holmes.
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The Knights added revenge to the mix, avenging last year's nonleague loss to Beverly Hills with a 43-26 victory in front of a near-capacity home crowd.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Capella University PhD candidate Sharon Beverly has been named Director of Athletics & Physical Education at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York.
Today - Estee Lauder Spa grand opening at Neiman Marcus, Beverly Hills.
The property consists of eight-acres at the western gateway to the City of Beverly Hills at Wilshire Boulevard and Santa Monica Boulevard and is adjacent to the Beverly Hilton Hotel.