Shays ' Rebellion was an armed uprising in Massachusetts (mostly in and around Springfield) during 1786 and 1787. Revolutionary War veteran Daniel Shays ...
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The crisis of the 1780s was most intense in the rural and relatively newly settled areas of central and western Massachusetts. Many farmers in this area suffered ...
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Only three years after the American Revolution ended, thousands of Massachusetts citizens took up arms against their new state government. This site tells the ...
A violent insurrection in the Massachusetts countryside during 1786 and 1787,
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