"Towne of Boston" Flintlock Musket
Grade Range: K-12
Resource Type(s): Primary Source, Artifacts
Date Posted: 12/29/2009
American flintlock musket, .69 caliber, with "TOWNE OF BOSTON" branded into the stock.
This gun was put together in the Massachusetts Colony before the French and Indian War to arm the militia of the city of Boston.
Historical Thinking Standards (Grades K-4)
Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)
Standards in History (Grades K-4)
United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)