Postcard depicting Danvers Common - "Old Training Field"

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  • Postcard depicting Danvers Common - "Old Training Field"
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  • In 1694, two years after the famous witchcraft delusion of 1692, this plot of ground was deeded to the people by Nathaniel Ingersoll as a training field. The set a huge boulder on the green. Here mustered the Danvers company of minutemen who marched under Capt. Isaac Hutchinson to Lexington and Concord April 19, 1776.
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“Postcard depicting Danvers Common - "Old Training Field",” NOBLE Digital Heritage, accessed November 17, 2019, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/noble/items/show/831.

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