Lands and Family : The Richards Farm, Dedham, Massachusetts

Description

Modern writers have begun to explore the lives of the "silent majority" of men and women who left few historical records and whose reputation rarely spread beyond their town's borders. Tracing the ownership of a plot of land in what is now Dover, Electa W. Kane offers an insight into one of these "silent" families: The Richards.

Details

Additional Identification Number

Article ID 241

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1978.068.251.002

Abstract

Modern writers have begun to explore the lives of the "silent majority" of men and women who left few historical records and whose reputation rarely spread beyond their town's borders. Tracing the ownership of a plot of land in what is now Dover, Electa W. Kane offers an insight into one of these "silent" families: The Richards.

Date Notes

Volume 68, Number 251 (Winter/Spring, 1978)

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Record Details

Originator

Electa W. Kane (Author)

Publications Referencing This Collection

(1978). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

Description Level

Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England