Please see some of Shearer Cottage's recent publicity:
The New York Times
Martha’s Vineyard Has a Nourishing Magic for Black Americans
By NICOLE TAYLOR
The culinary historian and writer Jessica Harris, bottom left, hosts a “five to seven” soirée on her porch.
Elizabeth Cecil for The New York Times.
Martha's Vineyard retreat steeped in African-American history
Sept 22, 2016
Smithsonian Exhibit Gives Pride of Place to Oak Bluffs
Town & Country
June 29th, 2016
Oak Bluffs On My Mind
For more than a century, the African-American elite have flocked to this Martha's Vineyard community. Here, a few share their stories.
Feb 28, 2013
Black Summer Theatre's History Retold
Jul 23, 2012
All about Oak Bluffs
Gingerbread cottages - VIDEO
Martha's Vineyard Magazine
The Shearer family, keepers of the inn by Shelley Christiansen (PDF)
You are invited to view pictures from Shearer Cottage's Centennial Celebration in September, 2012.