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Freedom Trail Tips and Tricks Boston Massachusetts 4

The Freedom Trail in Boston, Massachusetts | Tips & Tricks

Sixteen historic sites in 2.5 miles. Here’s how to make the most of the Freedom Trail, from start to finish.

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America Takes Up Forestry

by Lawrence Rathbun IN THE BEGINNING America was a forest, and the finest for the use of man to be found in the world. Her trees furnished the first raw materials for permanent settlement; fence posts and rails, rough logs, and planks. By 1631 a little mill at the mouth of the Piscataqua River in […]


So What’s With This Molly Stark Woman Anyway?

For me, the most puzzling of New England legends is the one involving Molly Stark. Puzzling because the historic Molly Stark never said or did anything of note. Nothing. And yet she is really big in New England today. For instance, the road between Brattleboro and Bennington, Vermont is called the Molly Stark Trail. A […]

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