Junior Heritage Tour
Pine Tree Academy's junior class enjoyed three weeks of touring historical sites in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, September 11-13. The tour focused on the infamous Salem witch trials of 1692 and New England's maritime history with a visit to Salem, Massachusetts. Monday focused on the Gilded Age with tours of the Vanderbilt Marble House and a servant's tour of The Elms, home of the Berwinds who earned their money in coal. The theme of Tuesday was presidents with stops at John Adams' and John Quincy Adams' birthplaces, as well as their family mansion. The last stop was the John F. Kennedy presidential library.
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