ABIEL HOLMES, A.M.
MEMBER OF THE MASSACHUSETTS HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Printed by SAMUEL HALL, in Boston

1801

BICENTENNIAL EDITION
2001

HERBERT F. VETTER, EDITOR

ANDREW DRANE, DESIGNER


Abiel Holmes

The present time, in this History, refers to the
year 1800, the time of its completion.


TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Preface by Herbert F. Vetter

1. A Topographical Description of Cambridge


4. Years from Shepard Through Brattle


2. Settlement of Cambridge


5. Years from Appleton Until 1800


3. Years of Thomas Shepard





6. A Biographical Sketch of the Ministers of Cambridge



Mr. Hooker Mr. Stone Mr. Shepard Mr. Mitchel Mr. Oakes
Mr. Gookin Mr. Brattle Mr. Appleton Mr. Hilliard

7. Additional Images 8. Endnotes 9. Image Credits

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