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Window into Puritan life

Renovation of 1648 house offers a look at settlers' everyday lives

By Brian MacQuarrie
Globe Staff / February 17, 2007

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To the uninitiated, the dirty mix of mud, bone, and cow dung is a 350-year-old piece of trash. But to archeologists, the recent discovery at Boston's oldest house is a gleaming, golden nugget. (Full article: 729 words)

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