October 23, 2017

New Englanders were a superstitious lot in the 17th and 18th Centuries.  One natural event that occasionally terrified Yankees were earthquakes.  Most, if not all, colonists understood earthquakes were a natural occurrence, but saw them as part of a divine intervention...

October 16, 2017

In the late 18th century, a bizarre panic set in throughout rural New England and continued almost until 1900.  Known today as the “New England Vampire Panic”, the century long fear appears to be in response to outbreaks of “consumption”, known today as tuberculosis....

October 9, 2017

We've received many requests for Untapped History to re-post the fictional account of "Jedediah Kornman".  Eric spent several weeks researching and preparing this story as part of the launch of our October Candlelight Tours.  It was shared on our Facebook pag...

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