Massachusetts Bay Colony

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one of the British colonies that formed the United States

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130) 'The Charter of the Colony of Massachusetts Bay in New England', in Shurtleff (ed), Colony Records, vol 5, above n 129, 3-20.
135) Shurtleff (ed), 'The Charter of the Colony of Massachusetts Bay in New England' (I), above n 130, 11-12.
285) Shurtleff (ed), Colony Records, vol 5, above n 129, 88; 'The Charter of the Colony of Massachusetts Bay in New England', in Nathaniel B Shurtleff (ed), Records of the Governor and Company of the Massachusetts Bay in New England (Williams White, 1853-54) vol 5 (II) 177-178.
One important contribution of Valeri's book is the enormous amount of information it presents about a select group of a half-dozen Boston merchants whose business practices illustrate the changes that by the early eighteenth century had propelled the inward looking, Puritan colony of Massachusetts Bay into a willing trading partner in the British Empire.
The material I consulted for this study includes the laws and records of the courts, the towns, and the colony of Massachusetts Bay, the published sermons and other writings of Puritan preachers, including scientific treatises, and published personal journals, diaries, and letters.
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