Good Old Dorchester [Massachusetts]: A Narrative History of the Town, 1630-1893 - William Dana Orcutt. Take a look back at the ancient town of Dorchester, Massachusetts, which "offers a fruitful field for the historical student." This publication was the first narrative history of the town and paints a delightful picture of the people, places and history of Dorchester, which lies south of Boston. The author covers the Colonial times, the Provincial times, from the Revolution to the War of the Rebellion, the schools, churches and homes, and also the Modern times (1861-1893). Illustrations highlight this book. Anyone with ancestors from Dorchester or anyone who lives there still will enjoy this marvelous history.
(1893) reprint, 5½x8½, paper, index, 496 pp.