Faneuil Hall, cradle of liberty by Norma R. Fryatt

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A history of Boston"s Faneuil Hall, originally built as a market house in 1742 and used today as a public meeting place.

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Statementby Norma R. Fryatt.
LC ClassificationsF73.8.F2 F78
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Pagination125 p.
Number of Pages125
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Open LibraryOL5697509M
LC Control Number70101854

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Quincy Market is a historic building near Faneuil Hall in downtown Boston, Massachusetts. It was constructed and named in honor of Mayor Josiah Quincy, who organized its construction without any tax or debt.

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This included colonists protesting the Sugar Act in and President George Washington celebrating the nation’s first birthday.

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Its famous gilded grasshopper weather vane–perched atop the hall—is an iconic symbol of Boston. Faneuil Hall. Faneuil Hall is located near the waterfront and today’s Government Center in Boston.

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