New PDF release: A Brief History of Wareham: The Gateway to Cape Cod

By Michael J. Vieira PhD,Angela M. Dunham

ISBN-10: 1540224694

ISBN-13: 9781540224699

ISBN-10: 1626194807

ISBN-13: 9781626194809

Wareham, Massachusetts--the Gateway to the Cape--is a small city steeped in wealthy background. The Wampanoags, or "People of the 1st Light," first used the world of Wareham as a summer time domestic. Later, this zone grew to become a part of the colonies' first everlasting cost, Plymouth. due to the fact its incorporation in 1739, Wareham has endured and flourished in the course of the American Revolution, the battle of 1812 and the economic Revolution. within the 19th century, the seashore city quick grew to become a vacationer vacation spot and skilled an early monetary increase as salt works, production turbines, ironworks, nail factories and cranberry harvesting built within the zone. With over fifty-four miles of scenic waterfront, Wareham has drawn tourists to its seashores for hundreds of years. sign up for writer Michael J. Vieira as he deftly navigates the historical past of this bright community.

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