New England Family
Explore the ways in which the multiple meanings of fashion and fashionable goods are reflected in patterns of consumption and refashioning, recycling, and retaining favorite family pieces. View
Alexander Hamilton at the MHS
One of the founding fathers of the United States, Hamilton was a lawyer and political writer, a Revolutionary War officer, member of the Continental Congress, and the first Secretary of the Treasury. Explore Items from the MHS related to Hamilton, including pamphlets and letters by Hamilton and others. More
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"I have heard Some of the Democratic rejoicing"
This letter is the last of nearly 1,200 extant letters that John and Abigail exchanged between 1762 and 1801. More