Essays Tagged: "Faneuil Hall"


rbor; the hour of destruction, or manly opposition to the machinations ofNow called upon to meet at Faneuil Hall, at nine o'clock THIS DAY (at which time theBells will ring), to make united and succes ... ion of the Boston Committee of Correspondence those of Roxbury,Crowds of citizens were pouring into Faneuil Hall, and resolved, by unanimous vote, toUse their joint influence to prevent the landing of ...

(3 pages) 39 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Boston National Historical Park

a walking tour of 16 sites and structures of historic importance in downtown Boston and Charlestown.Faneuil HallIn early 18th-century Boston a number of merchant families amassed great wealth through ... the west coast of Africa, for slaves. One of the wealthiest Boston merchants of this era was Peter Faneuil. Faneuil proposed to mark his success by building a central food market in his hometown. The ...

(13 pages) 46 0 4.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays