Author Archives: Rebecca Beatrice Brooks

About Rebecca Beatrice Brooks

Rebecca Beatrice Brooks is the writer and publisher of the History of Massachusetts Blog. Rebecca is a freelance writer and history lover who got her start in journalism working for small-town newspapers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire after she graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in journalism. Visit this site's About page to find out more about Rebecca.

Trimount, or Boston As It Was, illustration published in Gleason's pictorial, circa 1850

The History of Boston

The history of Boston is an important part of the history of the United States as a country. Boston is considered the birthplace of the American Revolution because so many… Read more »