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HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF MEDFORD, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, FROM ITS FIRST SETTLEMENT, IN 1630, TO THE PRESENT TIME, 1855. (ed. Charles Brooks) 28 8 Browse Search
Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall) 21 13 Browse Search
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 18. 10 0 Browse Search
James Parton, Horace Greeley, T. W. Higginson, J. S. C. Abbott, E. M. Hoppin, William Winter, Theodore Tilton, Fanny Fern, Grace Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Stanton, Women of the age; being natives of the lives and deeds of the most prominent women of the present gentlemen 10 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Margaret Fuller Ossoli 9 1 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 6 4 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 6. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 6 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 0 Browse Search
Charles A. Nelson , A. M., Waltham, past, present and its industries, with an historical sketch of Watertown from its settlement in 1630 to the incorporation of Waltham, January 15, 1739. 3 1 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Cheerful Yesterdays 3 1 Browse Search
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s, well nailed on July 5, 1642. For more than seventy years it was the only one in the whole town. It should be most sacredly guarded and preserved, for within its enclosure rests the dust of men whose descendants, like their principles, have spread over the whole land. It has been conjectured by Mr. Bond that the residence of Rev. George Phillips and the first meeting-house were just east of Mt. Auburn on the lot in the fork of Mt. Auburn and Brattle Sts. There is a tradition, says Dr. Francis in 1830, that he lived in the house now occupied by Mr. Daniel Sawin, opposite the burying-ground. This house is still standing, now unoccupied, and its old brass knocker awakens but empty echoes from walls that keep faithfully the secrets of two and one half centuries; we give a view of it as it now appears. Mr. Bond also brings arguments to show that Mr. Phillips lived upon his homestall, at the corner of Orchard and Lexington Sts. As he was pastor of the Church for fourteen years, an
S. B., pastor of First Parish, 117. Flagg: Allen, John, Michael, 97; William, killed, 60; Thomas, ancestor of all of the name, 60 n. 3. Flash-board on the Bemis dam, right to, sold to Boston Manufacturing Co., 127. Fleet, number of vessels in Winthrop's, 13. Foley, John, tailor, 84. Food of the early settlers, 33. Forbush, Mr., Eli, called to be pastor, declined, 99. Foreigners to purchase a man's right, 40. Forsath, Mr., auctioneer, 131. Foster, M. S. 83. Francis, Dr., Convers, 45. Franklin, Benj., Winthrop's letter to, 77. Freemen, only church members admitted, 30. French preparations against colonists, 15. Freshets sweep away bridges, 128. Fresh Pond, 19, 70 n. 2. Fulling-mill, the first built on Beaver-Brook, 124; at Mill Creek, 124. Funeral expenses, 72, 73, 74. Gale: Abraham, 39; Alpheus, Anna, 93: Jacob, 88; John, 39; Richard, Samuel, 93. Gale, Richard, owns half of Oldham farm, 39. Gallup, John, captures Oldham's pinnace fr