Faneuil Hall

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A Slave Memorial Has Been Proposed for Faneuil Hall

Amid debate over what to do about Faneuil Hall and its problematic past, a memorial has been proposed for the landmark that would call attention to […]

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Faneuil Hall Was Built With Slave Money. Is Its Name Next to Go?

After the official renaming earlier this year of Yawkey Way—a tribute to the former Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey, who resisted integrating his team—activists have […]

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TBT: The Early Days of Quincy Market

In 1823, Josiah Quincy didn’t like his view. Faneuil Hall, built in 1742, was beset with chaos, and the then-mayor was disenchanted with the site from his perch. […]