Thomas Morton liked the lush country, the Indians liked Thomas—and the stern Puritans cared little for either
She was, said Governor Winthrop, an American Jezebel
Many a book, a magazine, a play, a movie, has been banned in Boston. But Christmas?
Thus Margaret Winthrop to her spouse, the governor of the Bay Colony. Her letters—and John’s in reply—reveal behind the cold Puritan exterior a warm and deeply touching relationship
Roger Williams liked Indians and almost everyone else, and he founded a colony that gave our freedom a broader horizon