Notes on Norwell (& Scituate)

StoryMap: North River Early Black Heritage Trail

An incomplete collection of sites organized around the North River of Massachusetts and the “Old Scituate” communities of Scituate, Hanover, and Norwell. The 13 sites feature Revolutionary and Civil War vets, contradictory judges, a free Black community, a Black abolitionist, a freedom suit, and local slaveholders.