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 articles 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.
To get you started, here’s a list of History of Massachusetts 10 most recent posts:
♦ Salem Witch Museum: Review
♦ The Witch House: Tour Review
♦ Where Did the Salem Witch Trials Take Place?
♦ Poll: Best Salem Historical Tours
♦ Abigail Williams: The Mysterious Afflicted Girl
♦ Elizabeth Howe: Innocent Mother or Horse Witch?
♦ Reverend Samuel Parris: Was He to Blame for the Salem Witch Trials?
♦ Martha Corey: Gospel Woman or Gospel Witch?
♦ The Salem Witch Trials Victims: Who Were They?
♦ Ann Putnam, Jr: Villain or Victim?