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By Michael J. Vieira PhD,Angela M. Dunham

Wareham, Massachusetts--the Gateway to the Cape--is a small city steeped in wealthy background. The Wampanoags, or "People of the 1st Light," first used the realm of Wareham as a summer time domestic. Later, this region turned a part of the colonies' first everlasting payment, Plymouth. on the grounds that its incorporation in 1739, Wareham has continued and flourished throughout the American Revolution, the conflict of 1812 and the economic Revolution. within the 19th century, the beach city fast grew to become a vacationer vacation spot and skilled an early monetary growth as salt works, production turbines, ironworks, nail factories and cranberry harvesting constructed within the quarter. With over fifty-four miles of scenic waterfront, Wareham has drawn tourists to its shorelines for hundreds of years. sign up for writer Michael J. Vieira as he deftly navigates the background of this bright community.

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