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The Old Boston Post Road

The Old Boston Post Road – Stephen Jenkins Stephen Jenkins has chosen for the subject of this volume the oldest and most northerly of the post roads: that over which the first postrider went; which echoed to the war-whoop of … Weiterlesen

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Old Boston Days & Ways

Old Boston Days & Ways – Mary Caroline Crawford The famous happenings of an eventful period in Boston’s early history, from the dawn of the Revolution until the town became a city, are here handled with a fresh and vigorous … Weiterlesen

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A history of Lowell, Massachusetts

A history of Lowell, Massachusetts – Charles Cowley Lowell was founded by the ‘Merrimac Manufacturing Company’ in 1822, and named after Francis C. Lowell. The village grew very rapidly from the first. In 1820 it was incorporated as a town … Weiterlesen

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Rambles around Old Boston

Rambles around Old Boston – Edwin Monroe Bacon The author knows his city and loves it, and has a fund of anecdote as well as history up his capacious sleeve. The Boston of which he tells us reaches up to … Weiterlesen

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Old Cambridge

Old Cambridge – Thomas Wentworth Higginson The first of the chapters in the book is an antiquarian chapter; but the „Three Literary Epochs“ of the second chapter — the epoch of the North American Review, that of the Dial, and … Weiterlesen

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Young Folks‘ History of Boston

Young Folks‘ History of Boston – Hezekiah Butterworth The purpose of this book is twofold: (1) to furnish a clue to the history of Boston as an individual community that, owing to the force of circumstances and the spirit of … Weiterlesen

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Boston and its Story 1630 – 1915

Boston and its Story 1630 – 1915 – Hartwell/McGlenen The purpose of this book is twofold: (1) to furnish a clue to the history of Boston as an individual community that, owing to the force of circumstances and the spirit … Weiterlesen

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Historic Boston and its Neighbourhood

Historic Boston and its Neighbourhood – Edward Everett Hale This little book is not so much a guide book in itself as an introduction or key to local guides,or a preparation for conversation with intelligent Boston people, who will meet … Weiterlesen

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History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, Volume 2

History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, Volume 2 – Lucius R. Paige The „History of Cambridge“ was originally published in 1877. Besides the historical narrative in this volume, the second volume contains a very full and carefully compiled „Genealogical Register“ of … Weiterlesen

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History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, Volume 1

History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, Volume 1 – Lucius R. Paige The „History of Cambridge“ was originally published in 1877. Besides the historical narrative in this volume, the second volume contains a very full and carefully compiled „Genealogical Register“ of … Weiterlesen

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