Hurd Smith Communications

We also "do" business histories. Sometimes clients publish a book or brochure, add the research to their website, or use it to create a display for a special event or their lobby.


It has been an honor to research and write the history of these businesses and organizations:


Northshore Unitarian Universalist Church

(Danvers, MA)


Soucy Insurance Agency, Inc.

(Salem, MA)


Franklin Square House Foundation

(Boston, MA)


Wolf & Company, PC

(Boston, MA)


Welch & Forbes, LLC

(Boston, MA)


Children's Friend and Family Services (Salem, MA)



Publishing

Design

Research

Writing

Editing

Print management

Promotion


Books that Bonnie Hurd Smith helped get done for her clients (see also TITLES):


The Lost Sketchbooks: A Young Artist in the Great War by Rex Passion (Cambridge: Komatik Press, 2014)
(promotion)

Bible Stories for Skeptics: Why You Don’t Have to Believe in the Supernatural to Be a Christian—or a Jew by Rev. Richard Trudeau (published by the author, 2014)
(design)

The House that Love Built: The History of the Franklin Square House (co-written with Beth Hinchliffe) (Boston: Franklin Square House, 2014)
(research and writing)

Prince Sergei Sergeivich Belosselsky-Belozersky (Ipswich: privately published by the Bezamat-Crane family, 2007)
(design, print management)

The Robinsons Under Sail: The Story of the Robinson Boatyard (Ipswich: privately published by the Bezamat-Crane family, 2006)
(design, print management)

This is Our Church: The First Church in Boston, 1630-2005 by Leo W. Collins (Boston: First Church in Boston, 2005)
(design)

Glorious Women: Award-Winning Sermons about Women edited by Rev. Dorothy May Emerson (Ministerial Sisterhood Unitarian Universalist, 2004)
(manuscript preparation for publication)

The History of the Woman’s Friend Society of Salem, 1876-2002 by Dr. Gloria F. Bowen (Salem: Woman’s Friend Society, 2002)
(editing and design)

Cakes for the Queen of Heaven: On the Threshold by Shirley Ann Rank (Unitarian Universalist Women & Religion, 2008)
(design)

Cakes for the Queen of Heaven: In Ancient Times by Shirley Ann Rank (Unitarian Universalist Women & Religion, 2007)
(design)

Ipswich Revisited by William Varrell for the Ipswich Historical Society (Portsmouth: Arcadia Publishing, 2006)
(author of the foreword, as executive director of the Ipswich Historical Society)

Her Past Around Us: Interpreting Sites for Women’s History (Melbourne: Krieger Publishing Company, 2001)
(contributing writer: “Women’s Voices: Reinterpreting Traditional House Museums”)

Standing Before Us: Unitarian Universalist Women and Social Reform, 1776–1936 edited by Dorothy M. Emerson (Boston: Skinner House Books, 2000)
(contributing writer: “Judith Sargent Murray)

Judith Sargent Murray: Her First 100 Letters by Marianne Dunlap (Gloucester: Sargent House Museum, 1995)
(author of foreword, editor, designer)





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