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Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 56 56 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 49 49 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 16 16 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 12 12 Browse Search
HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF MEDFORD, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, FROM ITS FIRST SETTLEMENT, IN 1630, TO THE PRESENT TIME, 1855. (ed. Charles Brooks) 11 11 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.) 5 5 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 5 5 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 3 Browse Search
the Rev. W. Turner , Jun. , MA., Lives of the eminent Unitarians 2 2 Browse Search
The Cambridge of eighteen hundred and ninety-six: a picture of the city and its industries fifty years after its incorporation (ed. Arthur Gilman) 1 1 Browse Search
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project of discovering a north-western passage to India was renewed; and, to encourage the 1742-1747. spirit of adventurous curiosity, the English parliament promised liberal rewards for success. M six thousand pounds, to pay for the charge of batteries on the river; and he found a way to put 1747. the country on raising above one hundred and twenty companies of militia, of which Philadelphia assacre. It marks the progress of settlements, that danger was now repelled Chap. XXIV.} 1746. 1747, April. from Concord, on the Merrimac, and from the township now called Charlestown, on the Conneere not even driven from their posts in Nova Scotia. The summer of the next year passed in that 1747. inactivity which attends the expectation of peace; and in September, the provincial army, by dirtion, and a man without veracity, having been deserted by some of his crew, while lying off Nan- 1747 Nov. 17 tasket, early one morning, sent his boats up to Boston, and impressed seamen from vessels