Day 318

Hutchinson River

November 12th, 2012

This waterway is named for Anne Hutchinson, a "courageous exponent of civil liberty and religious toleration" who moved to the area in 1642 after being banished a few years earlier from the Massachusetts Bay Colony, a patriarchal Puritan society whose leaders considered her a "hell-spawned agent of destructive anarchy".

One Comment

  1. Jeff in Joisy says:

    Hence the Red-sox Yankee thing…been going on a long long time.

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