Lowell, MA created as factory town
Boston Manufacturing formed
Massachusetts ratified federal Constitution
Massachusetts state constitution ratified
Gen. Howe ordered British evacuation of Boston; Loyalists who had not already left the city fled with the British to Nova Scotia; Siege of Boston ended.
Cannons taken from Ft. Ticoderoga and brought across country to Boston were mounted in the hills of Dorchester and aimed at the British occupying Boston Harbor.
Siege of Boston
Boston Tea Party
Artemas was commissioned by Continental Congress as First Major General and Second in Command under George Washington.
Andrew Henshaw Ward wrote History of the town of Shrewsbury.
Old Sturbridge Village researchers studied the house.