, Newburyport, MA

November 13, 2013

This Day in History

Newburyport Daily News

---- — On this day in 1884, the Newburyport Herald reported that Henry M. Cross and Fred L. Atkinson had entered into a partnership in the coal and wood business. The Atkinson family continued to sell heating oil and lumber for more than 100 years.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury