Massachusetts buys most of Maine (16 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

The British colony of Massachusetts buys most of Maine from the heirs of Sir Ferdinando Gorges.

Citation:
Editors. "Massachusetts buys most of Maine". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16645, accessed 03 December 2016.]