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HISTORY

--OF--

PELHAM, MASS.

FROM 1738 TO 1898

INCLUDING THE EARLY

HISTORY OF PRESCOTT.

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EARLY SETTLEMENT OF THE TOWN.--ESTABLISHMENT OF
SCHOOLS.--THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WARS.--THE REV-
OLUTIONARY WAR.--SHAYS REBELLION.--SKETCH
OF CAPT. DANIEL SHAYS.--CHURCH HISTORY.--
THE REBELLION OF 1861-5.--SKETCHES OF
NOTABLE MEN, NATIVES OF THE TOWN,
ETC., ETC.

 

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By C. O. PARMENTER

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AMHERST, MASS.:
Press of Carpenter & Morehouse,
1898

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There is currently no available "Beginner" label. The following is the default level label: It is not known when Daniel Shays came to Pelham, Massachusetts, but he was there when the alarm from Lexington arrived in 1775 and joined a company under Captain Reuben Dickinson of Amherst. This house is on the Prescott side of the West Branch of the Swift River. In 1786 and early 1787, Daniel Shays led a group of tax resisters in what became known as Shays' Rebellion.

 

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Captain Daniel Shays' House from "The History of Pelham from 1738 to 1898 including the Early History of Prescott"

printer   Press of Carpenter & Moorehouse
author   C. [harles] O.[scar] Parmenter
date   1898
location   Amherst, Massachusetts
height   9.25"
width   5.5"
process/materials   printed paper, ink
item type   Books/Book
accession #   #L04.011


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See Also...

Receipt of Caleb Phillips

Bill from Deerfield Selectmen for Military Supplies used in Shays' Rebellion

Letter to David Hoyt [Hoit] regarding Shays' Rebellion


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