Salem Witchcraft

Cover page of Upham's "Salem Witchcraft"

Upham, Charles W., Salem Witchcraft with an Account of Salem Village and A History of Opinions on Witchcraft and Kindred Subjects, Vol. 1, Part 1, (Boston: Wiggin and Lunt, 1867)

Call number: BF1576.U56 1867

An early work in the historiography of Salem witchcraft, written by Charles Wentworth Upham, Mayor of Salem, Massachusetts and later Representative from Massachusetts and member of the U.S. Senate. This book would be useful for the study of the Salem witch trials, which Upham revisits after nearly two hundred years. It is a part of ARC's collection to support research in women's and gender studies, history, and religion.