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built to imprison Sabbath breakers, 1677

Cahill, Thomas

arrested in Ireland by the State police; charge, Landergan murder, Aug. 2, 1874


The gold fever reached Boston; a sensation, Sep. 18, 1848

A mining company of 100 men formed, Dec. 7, 1848

Ship Saltillo sailed from Boston, Dec. 27, 1848

Bark Elvira, 12 men, sailed from Boston, Jan. 1, 1849

Ship Edward Everett, 150 men sailed, Jan. 9, 1849

First gold brought to Boston by Adams Express, May 10, 1849

A lump of gold, said to weigh 15 lbs., in a Washington street window, Oct. 15, 1850


rebellion, great sensation began, Jan., 1837


Boston and Roxbury, opened, 1796

Being filled up because a nuisance, 1880

Mill Creek, near Haymarket square, filled up, 1835

Between Canal and Haverhill streets filled up, 1845


a questionable play, on exhibition, March, 1877


Supt. of Hackney, Jotham B. Monroe appointed, July 10, 1847

Supt. Charles P. Philbrick appointed, May 15, 1848

Supt. Robert Taylor appointed, May 24, 1852

Supt. Rufus C. Marsh appointed, May 26, 1854

Supt. of Wagons. James Arnold appointed, May 4, 1849

Supt. Charles B. Rice appointed, May 26, 1851

Supt. Luther A. Ham appointed, May 24, 1852

Supt. George W. Oliver appointed, May 26, 1854

Supt. Timothy R. Page appointed, Apr. 27, 1863

Cards and Dice

playing prohibited by law, 1630

Cards, Hand

for wool manufacture, made in town, 1789

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