What Happened in Sep 1638

  • John Harvard Dies

    On September 14, 1638, John Harvard, a 31-year-old clergyman from Charlestown, Massachusetts died, leaving his library and half of his estate to a... Read more

  • Pequot War Ends with the Treaty of Hartford

    The term Treaty of Hartford applies to three historic agreements negotiated at Hartford, Connecticut. The 1638 treaty divided the spoils of the... Read more