Welcome to the HistoryofMassachusetts.org! This site is packed full of information about Massachusetts history.
The History of Massachusetts aims to give readers in-depth, detailed and hard-to-find historical information on centuries of Massachusetts history, starting in the 17th century and ending in the present day.
This site brings you topics and info you can’t find anywhere else. It focuses heavily on firsthand accounts, quotes and reports from the original sources to give readers a better understanding of what really happened.
Many historical facts are often lost or distorted over time, so the History of Massachusetts vows to clear up any misinformation or myths.
The blog posts cover everything from the state’s early history, when only Native-Americans, traders and early explorers occupied the land, to modern times.
In doing so, the blog explores how Massachusetts has slowly evolved over time from a small British colony to what it is today and how it has overcome wars, mass hysteria, a revolution and economic struggles along the way.
In addition, the site also features a helpful resource page, a library corner, reviews of popular historical attractions in Massachusetts and product recommendations for history books, costumes and more.
The following is a list of some of the History of Massachusetts’ most popular articles:
- History of the Salem Witch Trials
- History of the Massachusetts Bay Colony
- The Roles of Women in the Revolutionary War
- The Salem Witch Trial Victims: Who Were They?
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