History of the Town of Middleboro, Massachusetts 1669-1905

By: Weston, Thomas

Price: $100.00

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Beautiful book which belies its age. Bound in blue buckram with bright gilt to spine. No names or writing, no bumps to boards, very clean inside and out. Hinges are tight with no cracking to gutters. Volume I of a two volume set. Illustrated with small photos, facsimile documents and maps -- includes very handsome fold-outs in pristine condition. Large photo at frontis of Town Hall, the High School Building and Soldiers' Monument. Text covers Native Americans; early settlers; King Philiips War; the American Revolution; the French and Indian War; slavery; the War of 1812; local militia, social customs of the 18th century; prominent lawyers, doctors and educators; specific areas of the town; ecclesiastical history; organizations, cemeteries; early purchases from the Indians and more. 724 pages. Indexed. Geneaological material laid in plus postacard of the Eddy Homestead.

Title: History of the Town of Middleboro, Massachusetts 1669-1905

Author Name: Weston, Thomas

Categories: American History,

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press: 1906

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No DJ, As Issued

Seller ID: 20190AI

Keywords: Massachusetts History. Middleoborn, Massachusetts History