History Stories
CATEGORY: Puritans
When Massachusetts Banned Christmas
December 22, 2015

Ebenezer Scrooge and the Grinch had nothing on the 17th-century Puritans, who actually banned the public celebration of Christmas in the Massachusetts Bay Colony for an entire generation. Read More

5 Things You May Not Know About the Pilgrims
November 19, 2012

Discover five things about the hosts of the first Thanksgiving that might come as a surprise. Read More