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Thursday, March 1, 2007
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Bedford Responds to “Boston Pamphlet”





On this day in 1773, the town of Bedford held its annual meeting. Along with the routine matters to be addressed, there was one unusual item of business. The Town Meeting was asked to decide if it agreed with Boston's "sentiments related to the state of the Colonists as to their Rights and Liberties." A pamphlet detailing these sentiments—a...
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