Nicht nur in Europa wurden über die Jahrhunderte unschuldige Frauen als Hexen verfolgt. In den USA erreichte der Hexenwahn 1692 seinen Höhepunkt – mit den Prozessen von Salem. In dem tragisch…
Salem Witch Trials Memorial, MA: One of the few truly meaningful sites to learn about the witchcraft trials of 1692
Site of the Salem Witch Trials: this place had a very strong energy of some kind...
Salem Witch Tribute
Nurse family tradition is that when Rebecca Nurse was hanged on July 19, 1692, that her youngest son Benjamin, then 26 years old, rowed his boat under cover of darkness from the Nurse homestead (this is the Crane River he would have rowed from behind the Nurse Home) to Gallows Hill to retrieve her body.
David Goss ’74, assistant professor of history, wrote "The Salem Witch Trials: A Reference Guide." A comprehensive textbook analyzing witchcraft trials in medieval European history with four chapters on the Salem, Massachusetts, episodes. It includes biographies of prominent people of that time, documents, and a glossary of legal and cultural terms.