This is a topic that deserves more attention than it has received so far. I began work on this with another researcher, and we have been in hiatus over finishing it, but I want to point out the importance of … Continue reading Seventeenth Century Stones
Titles on gravestones tell us about the positions individuals held in social settings, including the colony’s ministerial, military, professional and educational institutions. The attached two-page listing gives a summary of those found in the Old Cambridge Burying Ground and elsewhere. … Continue reading Ministers and Lay Leaders
Mistress Elizabeth de la Rue offers COLONIAL CAMBRIDGE TOURS AND CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES Each Saturday in July and August in Harvard Square, Cambridge (MBTA Red Line/Harvard Station) SCHEDULE 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM ~ “Have You Milked the Cow Today?”: Colonial … Continue reading Upcoming Tours: Schedule
This blog will share information on the Old Cambridge Burying Grounds, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA, which I’ve studied for many years now. Each post will discuss topics from my tours (at 3 PM each Saturday in July/August; privately by appointment). … Continue reading Welcome and an Introduction!
There are many guides in the Boston area and they can all probably add to the pool of anecdata I’m going to record here. Continue reading Tour Attendee Do’s and Don’ts: A Tour Guide’s Wish List
This is the excerpt for a placeholder post. Continue reading Worship, Music and Church Architecture (the 1 PM Church History tour)
This is the excerpt for a placeholder post. Continue reading Repairs and Upkeep in the OCBGround