Making Maine

346 years ago, the Massachusetts Bay Colony made a novel purchase. Boston Magazine wrote in 2014: “On March 13, 1677, the imperial dreams of Massachusetts came to fruition. For on that day, our colony bought Maine for £1,250 sterling.”

Mar 13, 2023 | 18:40 | Lance Geiger

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