The Adventures of Ann: Stories of Colonial Times, based on original documents and family traditions, was published in 1886. Freeman's stories offer an interesting fictional account of what life may have been like in Boston before American independence. Painting by Pietro Rotari, Portrait of a Young Girl, 1750
Chapter II - Deacon Thomas Wales' Will
Chapter III - The Adopted Daughter
Chapter IV - The "Horse House" Deed
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