The New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 4 (Google eBook)

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S.G. Drake, 1850 - New England
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Page 93 - History of the Siege of Boston, and of the Battles of Lexington, Concord, and Bunker Hill ; also, an Account of the Bunker Hill Monument, with Illustrative Documents. By RICHARD FROTHINGHAM, JR., Author of a History of Charlestown.
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