SOURCE: Lowell Sun
An undergraduate honors course in history led by Robert Forrant is developing public history markers to commemorate the Le Petit Canada neighborhood of Lowell, Massachusetts.
SOURCE: The Guardian
Hannah Duston, subject of the first publicly funded US monument to a woman, is implicated in the deaths of 10 Native Americans
SOURCE: Boston Globe
“He was great public servant," said former Governor Michael S. Dukakis.
Historians Margaret Ellen Newell and Christy Clark-Pujara show that slavery was both practiced in many northern colonies and states and was integral to their economic development.
SOURCE: The Conversation
by Wyatt Oswald, David R. Foster, and Elizabeth Chilton
Our new research, published in the journal Nature Sustainability, tests this human-centric view of the past using interdisciplinary, retrospective science. The data we collected suggest, in New England, this assumption is erroneous.
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