The India Trade exhibits present stories on the three primary ports used by Salem trading vessels; the variety of goods brought back from India; life on an East Indiaman; Elias Hasket Derby’s trading port on Mauritius; and the famous Crowninshield elephant.

Additional Online Resources
1. Salem India Trade
2. PEM Indian Art Collection

3. The “Friendship”, a reconstructed East Indiaman

Exhibit Sponsors and Contributors
Display Sponsor: Jeffrey P. Beale
Text Content: David Goss; Ken Harris; John Frayler
Visual Content: Great Island Design; The Peabody Essex Museum;
Mary-Ellen Smiley; The Beverly Historical Society
The House of the Seven Gables