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A Boston market in 1909
Adams Square in Boston circa 1905
Amateur football game on Boston Common in 1909
Arlington Street in Boston circa 19th century
Austin Hall at Harvard Law School circa 1893-1896
Back Bay in Boston circa 1905
Battle of Bunker Hill, engraving, circa 1853
Battle of Bunker Hill, oil painting by Howard Pyle, circa 1897
Battle of Lexington & Concord, engraving, circa 1775
Battle of Lexington, illustration, circa 19th Century
Beacon Hill from Mt Vernon Street near the head of Hancock Street, lithograph by J.H. Bufford & Co, circa 1898
Beacon Hill from the present site of the reservoir between Hancock & Temple streets, lithograph by J H Bufford & Co, circa 1898
Beacon Street in Boston circa 1870
Beacon Street in Boston circa 1870
Beacon Street in Boston circa 1875
Beacon Street in Boston circa 1887
Beacon Street in Boston circa 1890
Beacon Street in Boston circa 1900
Beacon Street Mall in Boston circa 1899
Boston and Maine Railroad Depot at Riley Plaza in Salem circa 1910
Boston and Maine Railroad Depot at Riley Plaza in Salem circa 1910
Boston circa 1900
Boston circa 1903
Boston circa 1906
Boston circa 1906
Boston City Hall circa 1903
Boston City Hall circa 1906
Boston City Hospital on Harrison Ave circa 1903
Boston Common circa 1900
Boston Common circa 1910
Boston Common circa 1910
Boston Common in 1889
Boston Common in 1897
Boston Common in 1910
Boston Common in the winter of 1860
Boston Common in the winter of 1870
Boston Common in the winter of 1897
Boston Commonwealth Ave circa 1910
Boston Courthouse circa 1906
Boston Harbor in 1876
Boston Map: Old & New Boston
Boston Map: Old Boston
Boston Massacre Marker in 2009
Boston Massacre marker, newly renovated, circa 2011
Boston Massacre victim, Patrick Carr, obituary, circa 1770
Boston Massacre Victim: Crispus Attucks
Boston Massacre Victim's Grave
Boston Massacre: Captain Preston's Account
Boston Neck, illustration, circa 1722
Boston Newsies in 1909
Boston Post Office after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photographed by James Wallace Black
Boston Post Office in 1900
Boston Public Garden circa 1904
Boston Public Garden in 1904
Boston Public Garden in 1905
Boston Public Garden, George Washington Statue, circa 1904
Boston Public Garden, George Washington Statue, circa 1904
Boston Public Library in 1899
Boston slum in 1920
Boston Tea Party Plaque at Independence Wharf
Boston Tea Party, engraving by WD Cooper, circa 1789
Boston Trimount in 1630, painting by Samuel Lancaster Gerry, circa 1836
Boston Trimountain
Boston trolley strike in 1910
Boylston Street in Boston circa 1905
Boylston Street in Boston circa 1910
Brattle Street in Boston during a celebration in the 1860s
Bridget Bishop's hanging, illustration
British General Thomas Gage, engraving
British General Thomas Gage, oil painting John Singleton Copley, circa 1788
Bromfield Street in Boston circa 1900
Bunker Hill Monument in Charlestown circa 1860
Bunker Hill Monument on Bunker Hill Day, circa 1890-1900
Bunker Hill Monument postcard circa 1905
Cadet Armory in Boston circa 1904
Cadet Armory in Boston circa 1904
Captain Thomas Preston's account of the Boston Massacre, published in the Newport Mercury on March 19 1770
Celebration on Washington Street in Boston in 1875 commemorating the battle of Bunker hill
Charlestown and the Bunker Hill Monument in 1925
Charlestown in 1900
Commonwealth Ave in Boston circa 1870s
Commonwealth Ave in Boston circa 1902
Copley Square in Boston circa 1903
Copley Square in Boston circa 1909
Copley Square in Boston circa 1909
Copley Square in Boston circa 1912
Copp's Hill Burying Ground in Boston in 1890
Copp's Hill Burying Grounds in Boston circa 1904
Corner of Milk and Federal Streets after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photographed by James Wallace Black
Corner of Tremont street and Boylston street in Boston in 1859
Corner of Washington Street and Water Street in Boston in 1860
Court Street in Boston circa 1850-1855
Courthouse in Boston circa 1900
Crawford House in Boston circa 1900
Custom House in Boston circa 1900
Daniel Webster home on Milk Street in Boston. Demolished in 1860.
Danvers State Hospital, circa 1893
Danvers State Hospital, illustration, circa 1875
Danvers State Hospital, illustration, circa 1887
Deborah Sampson Statue in Sharon, Ma
Deborah Sampson, engraving circa 1797
Derby Street after the Great Salem Fire circa June 1914
Dock Square in Boston circa 1860
Dogtown house, illustration published in The Story of Dogtown by Charles E. Mann, circa 1896
Downtown Boston after the Great Boston Fire in November of 1872
Downtown Boston in 1930
Dudley Street Station in Boston circa 1904
East Church in Salem circa 1910 (before it became the Salem Witch Museum.)
Eastern Railroad Depot at Riley Plaza in Salem circa 1900
Essex Street in Salem circa 1910
Explosion in Boston after a spark from a trolley ignited a gas leak on March 4, 1897
Faneuil Hall
Faneuil Hall circa 1826
Faneuil Hall circa 1890-1906
Faneuil Hall circa 1936
Faneuil Hall in 1903
Faneuil Hall in 1920
Faneuil Hall in 1960s
Faneuil Hall in 1987
Faneuil Hall in 19th Century
Faneuil Hall in Boston in 1890
Faneuil Hall, engraving, circa 1789
Faneuil Hall, illustration in Arthurs Magazine, circa July 1845
Faneuil Hall. illustration, circa 1895
Federal building on corner of Milk street and Devonshire street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photographed by James Wallace Black
Federal Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photographed by James Wallace Black
Fire engine on Federal Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photographed by James Wallace Black.
Fort Independence, illustration, circa 1852
Front page of "Of Plymoth Plantation" by William Bradford
Gloucester Ma, lithograph by Lane Pendleton, circa 1836
Gloucester map circa 1893
Great Boston Fire of 1872
Great Boston Fire of 1872
Great Boston Fire of 1872
Green Dragon Tavern in Boston, illustration, circa 1773
Hammond Castle in Gloucester
Hawthorne Hotel in Salem
Helen Moseley House at Maudslay State Park in Newburyport circa 1940/50s
Helen Moseley House, former site, at Maudlsay State Park in Newbuyrport
Henry Burbeck, oil painting by John Trumbull, circa 1790-1800
Henry Burbeck's military archive
Henry David Thoreau in 1856
Henry David Thoreau in 1861
Hotel Brunswick in Boston circa 1906
Hotel Lenox in Boston circa 1900
Hotel Thorndike in Boston circa 1908
House of Seven Gables in Salem circa 1890
House of Seven Gables in Salem circa 1900
House of Seven Gables in Salem circa 1910
House of Seven Gables in Salem circa 1910
House of Seven Gables in Salem circa 1918
House of Seven Gables in Salem circa 1937
House of Seven Gables photographed by Frank Cousins circa 1891-1901
Howard Street Cemetery in Salem
Huts and wigwams being constructed at Salem Pioneer Village on June 11, 1930
Illustration of the Green Dragon Tavern in Boston
James Russell Lowell in 1901
James Russell Lowell, photographed by Mathew Brady, circa 1855-1865
John Adams, engraving
John Adams, oil painting by Gilbert Stuart, circa 1800-1815
John Bufford's lithograph of the Boston Massacre, circa 1857
John Hancock, oil painting by John Singleton Copley, circa 1770-1772
John Hancock's home on Beacon Street in Boston circa 1860. Built in 1737 and demolished in 1863.
John Hancock's house on Beacon Street in Boston circa 1860. Built in 1737 and demolished in 1863.
John Hays Hammond Jr & Sr in 1922
John Hays Hammond Jr in 1922
John Q. Adams
John Smith's Map of New England circa 1616
John Winthrop, oil painting by Charles Osgood, circa 19th century
Joseph Warren, oil painting by John Singleton Copley, circa 1765
Kimball & Co building on High Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photographed by James Wallace Black.
Kings Chapel in Boston circa 1910
King's Chapel in Boston circa 1898
King's Chapel in Boston circa 1900
King's Chapel in Boston circa 1900
King's Chapel in Boston circa 1900
King's Chapel in Boston circa 1928
King's Chapel in Boston in 1890
King's Chapel in Boston, photographed by John B. Heywood, circa 1860s-1870s
Lafayette Street after the Great Salem Fire of 1914
Lafayette Street after the Great Salem Fire of 1914
Louisa May Alcott in 1857
Louisa May Alcott in 1888
Louisa May Alcott in 1888
Louisa May Alcott, her mother Marmee, her father Amos, her older sister Anna, and Anna’s son Frederick, in front of Orchard House circa 1865
Map of Boston circa 1775
Map of Boston's Back Bay Dam circa 1821
Map of Boston's former Mill Pond in Bullfinch Triangle
Map of Boston's landmaking projects circa 1882
Map of Boston's Mill Pond circa 1771
Map of Salem Village in 1692 by W.P. Upham, circa 1856.
Market Square in Boston circa 1895
Massachusetts Bay Colony Seal circa 1629
Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston circa 1860
Mayflower Compact circa 1620
Mechanics Hall in Boston circa 1906
Mechanics Hall in Boston circa 1906
Milk Street in Boston circa 1910
Moulton Castle at Maudslay State Park in Newburyport
Mum Bett, watercolor on ivory painting by Susan Ridley Sedgwick, circa 1812
Nathaniel Hawthorne photographed by Mathew Brady circa 1855-1865
Nathaniel Hawthorne, oil painting, circa 1840
Nathaniel Hawthorne's birthplace at 27 Union Street in Salem
Nathaniel Hawthorne's birthplace in Salem circa 1900
National Theater in Boston in 1860
New Bridge Street after the Great Salem Fire on June 25, 1914
New England map by William Hubbard circa 1677
Newbury Street in Boston in 1898
North Station in Boston circa 1905
North Station in Boston circa 1905
North Terminal Station in Boston in 1890
Old Burying Point Cemetery in Salem circa 1910
Old Corner Bookstore, first brick building in Boston, circa 1901
Old North Church in 1898
Old North Church in Boston circa 1900
Old North Church in Boston circa 1918
Old North Church in Boston in 1890
Old South Church in Boston in 1897
Old South Meeting House in Boston circa 1870s
Old South Meetinghouse in Boston circa 1898
Old State House circa 1898
Old State House in 1898
Old State House in Boston circa 1860
Old State House in Boston circa 1900
Old State House in Boston circa 1900
Old State House in Boston circa 19th century
Old State House in Boston in 1890
Old State House in modern day Boston
Old State House in the 19th Century
Old State House, illustration, circa 1793
Oliver Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photographed by James Wallace Black.
Orchard House in Concord
Panorama of the Great Salem Fire of 1914
Parade on Wintrhop Street near Bunker Hill Monument in Charlestown photographed by Leslie Jones 1935.JPG
Park Square in Boston circa 1900
Park Street Church and Granary Burying Ground in Boston circa 1904
Park Street Church in Boston circa 1904
Park Street Church in Boston circa 1906
Park Street in Boston circa 1905
Park Street subway stop in Boston in 1897
Parker House in Boston circa 1900
Paul Revere House circa 1800-1920s
Paul Revere House circa 1898
Paul Revere House circa 1950s
Paul Revere House circa 1950s
Paul Revere House in 1908
Paul Revere House in 1908
Paul Revere, oil painting by Gilbert Stuart, circa 1813
Paul Revere, oil painting by John Singleton Copley, circa 1768
Paul Revere's letter to Congress about Deborah Sampson's Pension circa 1804
Pemberton square in Boston circa 1920
Phillis Wheatley, illustration, circa 1773
Pilgrim Monument in Provincetown circa 1910
Pilgrim Village house in Salem photographed by Charles E. Peterson circa 1937
Portrait of John Hancock, by John Singleton Copley, circa 1765
Post office on Milk Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photographed by James Wallace Black.
Puritans in New England
Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall in 1905
Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall in Boston, photographed by John P. Soule, circa 1860s-1880s
Quincy Market in Boston circa 1904
Quincy Market in Boston circa 1906
Rear of Paul Revere House in 1910
Rebecca Nurse Family Association dedicating the Nurse Memorial in July 1885
Rebecca Nurse Homestead in August of 2013
Rebecca Nurse Homestead in Danvers, illustration published in The New England Magazine Volume 5, circa 1892
Rebecca Nurse Homestead postcard
Rebecca Nurse House in Danvers Ma circa 1900-1906
Rebecca Nurse House in Danvers, published in Witchcraft Illustrated by Henrietta D. Kimball, circa 1892
Rebecca Nurse Monument, published in The New England Magazine Volume 5, circa 1892
Refugees outside Second Corps Cadets Armory after the Great Salem Fire of 1914
Reverend John Hale House in Beverly
Ruins near the post office after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photo by James Wallace Black.
Ruins of the Great Salem Fire of 1914
Ruins on Lincoln Street after the Great Salem Fire of 1914
Ruins on Milk Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photo by James Wallace Black
Ruins on Milk Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photo by James Wallace Black.
Salem Business District Map circa 1919
Salem Ma on Aug 3, 1934
Salem Map circa 1700
Salem Village
Salem Witch Trials document: Abigail Williams written testimony against George Jacobs circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: Abigail Williams written testimony against John Proctor circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: Ann Putnam's written testimony against Sarah Good circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: back of Daniel Andrew's arrest warrant circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: John Pope's written testimony against John Proctor circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: Mary Warren's written testimony against Bridget Bishop circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: Petition for bail from accused Salem witches in Ipswich jail circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: Petition to free Rebecca Nurse circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: Sarah Bibber's written testimony against Giles Corey circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: Susannah Martin's death warrant circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials document: written testimony in defense of Rebecca Nurse circa 1692
Salem Witch Trials Memorial: Bridget Bishop
Salem Witch Trials Memorial: Giles Corey
Salem Witch Trials Memorial: John Proctor
Salem Witch Trials Memorial: Margaret Scott
Salem Witch Trials Memorial: Rebecca Nurse
Salem Witch Trials Memorial: Sarah Good
Salem Witch Trials Memorial: Susannah Martin
Salem Witch Trials, Rebecca Nurse, illustration by Howard Pyle, circa 1907
"The Lord knows that I haven't hurt them" illustration by Howard Pyle of Rebecca Nurse published in "Dulcibel: A tale of old Salem" by Henry Peterson circa 1907.
Salem, Mass lithograph by Endicott & Co circa 1854
Samuel Adams as Governor in 1794
Samuel Adams, engraving by Paul Revere, circa 1774
Samuel Adams, oil painting by John Singleton Copley, circa 1772
School Street in Boston circa 1906
School Street in Boston, photographed by J.J. Hawes, circa 1860s
Scollay Square in Boston circa 1880s
Sherrif Corwin's grave in Salem, published in the New England Magazine Volume 5, circa 1892
Sidney Perley at the site of the real Gallows Hill in Salem, circa 1921
Sidney Perley's illustration of the site of the real Gallows Hill circa 1921
Sidney Perley's map of Salem and Gallows Hill circa 1921
Site of Giles Corey House, illustration published in The New England Magazine Volume 5, circa 1892
Site of Salem Village Church in Danvers, illustration published in the New England Magazine Volume 5, circa 1892
Site of Thoreau's cabin at Walden Pond in Concord in 1908
South Station in Boston circa 1904
South Station in Boston circa 1905
South Station in Boston in 1890
Squanto, illustration, circa 1911
Illustration of Squanto demonstrating how well the pilgrim's crops grew. Published in The Teaching of Agriculture in High School, circa 1911.
Stamp Act newspaper reaction circa 1765
State Street in Boston circa 1905
Steamer for Boston Warren Engine No 12 at quarters at Dudley & Warren Streets, Roxbury, circa 1872
Street kid on a Boston trolley in 1906
Summer Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872
Symphony Hall in Boston circa 1904
The Discovery of Witches, illustration, circa 1647
The Giles Corey Mill in West Peabody, illustration published in the New England Magazine Volume 5, circa 1892
The Great Salem Fire circa June 1914
The Great Salem Fire of 1914
The Great Salem Fire of 1914
The pilgrims in Plymouth, illustration
The Wayside in Concord: former home of Louisa May Alcott and Nathaniel Hawthorne
Thoreau's Cove at Walden Pond in Concord in 1900
Thoreau's Cove at Walden Pond in Concord in 1908
Tremont Street in Boston circa 1860
Tremont Street in Boston circa 1895
Tremont Street in Boston circa 1900
Tremont Street in Boston circa 1903
Tremont Street in Boston circa 1904
Tremont Street in Boston circa 1910
Triangle Trade map
Trinity Church after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photo by James Wallace Black.
Trinity Church in Boston circa 1900
Trinity Church in Boston circa 1900
Trinity Church in Boston circa 1901
Trinity Church in Boston circa 1903
Trinity Church in Boston in 1899
Trolley cars next to Boston Common in 1897
Union Oyster House in Boston circa 1898
Union Oyster House in Boston circa 1920
USS Constitution in Portsmouth NH in 1858
USS Constitution in the 1890s
USS Constitution launch party illustration
USS Constitution sailing in 1997
USS Constitution, oil painting by Michel Felice Corne
Vendor in a Boston market in 1909
View of Boston harbor and East Boston from State Street, photographed by John P. Soule, circa 1860s-1880s
View of the Great Salem Fire from Gallows Hill circa June 1914
Washington Street after the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Photo by James Wallace Black.
Washington Street in Boston circa 1860
Washington Street in Boston circa 1906
Washington Street in Boston circa 1906
Washington Street in Boston circa 1906
Washington Street in Boston circa 19th Century
Washington Street in Boston on July 4, 1865. Photographed by James Wallace Black.
Washington Street parade of the Knights Templars in Boston in 1895
Wells Adams house on Salem Street in Boston circa 1898
William Blackstone's house on Boston Common, painting, circa 1889
Winter Street in Boston photographed by John B. Heywood circa 1860s
Winter Street in Boston photographed by John B. Heywood circa 1860s
Witch Hill in Salem, illustration published in the New England Magazine Volume 5, circa 1892
Witch House in Salem circa 1856
Witch House in Salem circa 1906
Witch House in Salem, also known as the Roger Williams House, illustration circa 1886
Woodcut of an armed female combatant circa 1779
Worcester, Ma after a tornado on June 9, 1953
Workers building the Boston subway in 1895
"A Modest Inquiry Into the Nature of Witchcraft" by Reverend John Hale of Beverly, circa 1702
"Captain John Alden Denounced" Salem Witch Trials illustration by Charles Reinhardt circa 1878
"Destruction of Tea at Boston Harbor" lithograph by Nathaniel Currier circa 1846.
"First Thanksgiving at Plymouth" oil painting by Jennie A. Brownscombe circa 1914
"Giles Corey's Punishment and Awful Death" Illustration published in "Witchcraft Illustrated" by Henrietta D. Kimball in 1892.
"I Am Tituba The Witch" Salem Witch Trials illustration by John W Ehninger circa 1880
"Look Into This Glass" Tituba illustration by John W. Ehninger circa 1880
"Martha Corey & her persecutors" Salem Witch Trials illustration
"Mayflower At Sea" oil painting by Gilbert Margeson
"Mayflower in Plymouth Harbor" oil painting by William Halsall circa 1882
"Old State House, 1801" oil painting by James Brown Marston circa 1801
"Samoset in the Streets of Plymouth" illustration circa 1906
"Signing the Mayflower Compact" oil painting by Edward Percy Moran circa 1900
"The Bloody Massacre in King-Street, March 5, 1770" engraving by Paul Revere circa 1770
"The Death of General Warren at the Battle of Bunker Hill" oil painting by John Trumball circa 1768
"The First Thanksgiving," oil painting by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris circa 1912-1915
"The Landing of the Pilgrims" oil painting by Henry A. Bacon circa 1877
"The March of Miles Standish" lithograph by Joseph E. Baker circa 1873
"The Mayflower & Speedwell in Dartmouth Harbor" oil painting by Leslie Wilcox circa 1971
"The Mayflower Compact, 1620" oil painting by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
"The Sheriff brought the witch up the broad aisle, her chains clanking as she stepped" illustration of Rebecca Nurse by Freeland A. Carter, published in "The Witch of Salem, or Credulity Run Mad" by John R. Musick, circa 1893
"The Trial of George Jacobs for witchcraft" oil painting by Tompkins Harrison Matteson circa 1855
"The Trial Of Giles Corey" Illustration by Charles Reinhardt circa 1878
"The Witch, No. 1" lithograph by Joseph E. Baker published by George H. Walker & Co circa 1892.
"There is a flock of yellow birds above her head" Salem Witch Trials illustration by Howard Pyle, published in Harper's New Monthly Magazine, circa 1893
"Tituba and the Children" Illustration by Alfred Fredericks circa 1878
"Tituba Teaching the First Act of Witchcraft" illustration by unknown artist circa 1892
"View of the attack on Bunker's Hill, with the burning of Charles Town, June 17, 1775" engraving by John Lodge circa 1783
“A Society of Patriotic Ladies” a British cartoon mocking the Edenton Ladies Tea Party, a political protest against the British government organized by a group of North Carolina women in 1774