Derby Wharf Shed
Seabourn Quest docks in Salem Harbor
The 1956 USGS depicted U.S. Coast Guard Air Station at Winter Island
Photo of Derby Wharf
photo of the Witch's Brew
Photo of Dave Eng's Flower Shop
Derby Wharf Light House
Sunset over Hawthorne Cove Marina
Aerial view of Salem Harbor


We are the Historic Derby Street Neighborhood Association (HDSNA). We're based in Historic Salem, Massachusetts just steps away from Salem Harbor.

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    The House of Seven Gables

    The House of 7 Gables is a major part of the historic Derby Street neighborhood and have been such gracious hosts to our association; providing us wonderful hospitality over the years. Located at 115 Derby Street, locals and visitors alike have discovered this complex of early houses, including Nathaniel Hawthorne's birthplace, the seven-gabled house of novel fame and its charming seaside gardens overlooking Salem Harbor.



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    The Community Affairs office handles all external inquiries, complaints, & concerns for Footprint Power Salem Harbor Station. The office has 24/7 voicemail. Please use 978-940-8411. A voicemail message should contain all pertinent information such as name of caller, address, phone number and brief description of intended message. A follow-up call will be returned by the Community Affairs Office to speak with the caller directly.

    Marcia MacClary - Director of Public Affairs, Footprint Power
    C: 1-617-697-3820
    H: 1-781-647-3345

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    Salem Theatre Company

    The Salem Theatre Company provides the Greater Salem Region (and beyond) with a year round, affordable, high-quality, full-service, semi-professional theater program which includes educational opportunities for children; full Main Stage programming consisting of five works from contemporary, classic and/or new works of theater; a Second Stage series consisting of literary events as well as production opportunities for developing playwrights; and a Music & More Series introducing the community to emerging and established performing artists in the areas of theater, music, dance, and comedy.

  • Destination Salem

    The Office of Tourism & Cultural Affairs for Salem, Massachusetts

    As the official destination marketing organization for the City of Salem, Destination Salem cooperatively markets Salem as one of Massachusetts’ best destinations for families, couples, domestic, and international travelers who are seeking an authentic New England experience, cultural enrichment, American history, fine dining, unique shopping and fun.

    The organization is a non-profit, public-private partnership funded by both the City of Salem and the businesses that invest in advertising in the annual Salem City Guide & Map and the annual Guide to Haunted Happenings.

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"Half-way down a by-street of one of our New England towns, stands a rusty wooden house, with seven acutely peaked gables facing towards various points of the compass, and a huge, clustered chimney in the midst." -Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1851

New Board for HDSNA as of November 2015


  • Christian Haselgrove, co-chair
  • Sharon Smith, co-chair
  • Susan Strauss, treasurer
  • Wendy Meigs, secretary
  • Ellen Fleming Clark, communications
  • Bill Sano, socials
  • Dolores Jordan, historian
  • John Zbyszynski, member-at-large
  • Mira Riggin, member-at-large
  • Keith Crook, member-at-large
The representatives for the mayor's Envision Committee will be Sharon Smith and John Zbyszynski.

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