William Blackstone, The "First Settler" of Boston and Rhode Island
- Collection Name
- Old-Time New England
- Collection Code
- Date Notes
- Volume 49, Number 173 (Summer, 1958)
- Before there was Roger Williams, before there was Willaim Coddington, there was William Blackstone. Regarded as an eccentric religious recluse, Blackstone arrived in Rhode Island in 1635, after living most of the 10 previous years in Boston. John Williams Haley takes a closer look at the character of this first settler.
- Full Article
- Collection Type
- Description Level
- Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 380
- Reference Code
John Williams Haley (Author)
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
- Publisher Series
Old Time New England
- Place of Publication
- Publications Referencing This Collection
(1958). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.
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