Salem witch trials
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February 1692 and May 1693. The trials resulted in the executions of...
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Timeline of the Salem witch trials
This timeline of the Salem witch trials is a quick overview of the events.
The behavior of several children in the home of the Goodwin family in Boston results in the accusation, trial and executi...
Spectral evidence
Spectral evidence is a form of evidence based upon dreams and visions. It was admitted into court during the Salem witch trials by the appointed chief justice, William Stoughton. The booklet A Tryal ...
Cultural depictions of the Salem witch trials
Cultural depictions of the Salem witch trials abound in art, literature and popular media in the United States, from the early 19th century to the present day. The literature and some televisual depic...
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Medical and psychological explanations of bewitchment
Medical explanations of bewitchment, especially as exhibited during the Salem witch trials but in other witch-hunts as well, have emerged because it is not widely believed today that symptoms of those...
Danvers, Massachusetts
Danvers is a town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States, located on the Danvers River near the northeastern coast of Massachusetts. Originally known as Salem Village, the town is most widely ...
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King William's War
King William's War (1688–97, also known as the Second Indian War, Father Baudoin's War, Castin's War, or the First Intercontinental War in French) was the North American theater of the Nine Years' War...
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Mass Psychogenic Illness
Mass psychogenic illness (MPI), also called mass sociogenic illness or just sociogenic illness, is "the rapid spread of illness signs and symptoms affecting members of a cohesive group, originating fr...
National Register of Historic Places listings in Andover, Massachusetts
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Andover, Massachusetts.This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Histori...
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Cry Innocent
Cry Innocent is a theatrical performance based on an episode of the Salem witch trials. The show, which has been running continuously since the mid-1990s, emphasizes interactive theater. The stage is ...
Smith Pool
Smith Pool is a very small body of water located between Salem Neck, Winter Island, and Cat Cove in Salem, Massachusetts. It's easily accessible from Winter Island Road on Winter Island. 70°52′15.1″W&...
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Endicott Pear Tree
The Endicott Pear Tree, also known as the Endecott Pear, is a European Pear (Pyrus communis) treelocated in Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts. It is believed to be the oldest living cultivated fru...
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A Mirror for Witches
A Mirror for Witches is a 1928 novel by American author Esther Forbes, dealing with the witch hunt in 17th Century New England. The book is still popular and is in print. It has also been adapted fo...
Rebecca Nurse Homestead
The Rebecca Nurse Homestead is a historic colonial house on grounds located at 149 Pine Street, Danvers, Massachusetts. It is open afternoons in the warmer months for an admission fee.The house is bel...
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Robbins Airport
Robbins Airport was an airfield operational in the mid-20th century in Danvers, Massachusetts.
Siege of Pemaquid (1696)
The Siege of Pemaquid occurred during King William's War when French and Native forces from New France attacked the English settlement at Pemaquid (present-day Bristol, Maine), a community on the bord...
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Elizabeth Hubbard (Salem witch trials)
Elizabeth Hubbard (ca. 1674/1675 – ?) was one of the original girls to begin the Salem witchcraft accusations, and she continued to be a leading accuser throughout the summer and fall of 1692. Hu...
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American Horror Story: Coven
American Horror Story: Coven is the third season of the FX horror anthology television series American Horror Story. It premiered on October 9, 2013, and concluded on January 29, 2014. American Horror...
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Capture of York Factory
The Capture of York Factory was a 1694 Anglo-French conflict on Hudson Bay. In 1686 Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville marched overland from Quebec and captured all the English posts on James Bay. This left ...
Raid on York (1692)
The Raid on York (also known as the Candlemas Massacre) took place in 24 January 1692 during King William's War, when Chief Madockawando and Father Louis-Pierre Thury led 200-300 natives into the town...
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Bury St. Edmunds witch trials
The Bury St Edmunds witch trials were a series of trials conducted intermittently between the years 1599 and 1694 in the town of Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk, England.Two specific trials in 1645 and 166...
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List of people of the Salem witch trials
This is a list of people associated with the Salem witch trials, a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February 1692 and May 1693. The...
High Street Cemetery
High Street Cemetery is a historic cemetery at 45 High Street in Danvers, Massachusetts. The 0.6-acre (0.24 ha) cemetery is one of the older cemeteries in town, and occupies a prominent location...
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Camp Edmunds
Camp Edmunds is a former Massachusetts State Militia camp that existed in 1856 in Salem, Massachusetts on Winter Island.
Shawsheen Village Historic District
Shawsheen Village Historic District is a historic district in northern Andover, Massachusetts. Shawsheen Village was completed in the early 1920s as a planned corporate community. Conceived by William...
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The Crucible (1957 film)
The Crucible (French: Les Sorcières de Salem, German: Die Hexen von Salem or Hexenjagd) is a 1957 joint Franco-East German film production directed by Raymond Rouleau with a screenplay adapte...
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Maid of Salem
Maid of Salem is a 1937 film made by Paramount Pictures, directed by Frank Lloyd, and starring Claudette Colbert and Fred MacMurray.
It tells the story of a young girl in Salem, Massachusetts, 16...
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