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This Day in Boston History
July 4th, 1845
for Independence Day? - Henry David Thoreau did.
On this day he moved into a cabin of his own making on Walden Pond in
Concord, Massachusetts. There he resided, communed with nature and friends,
worked with his hands, and wrote Walden Pond over the next two years
and two months.
Read on online copy of Walden
Or in the spirit of the day, read The
Constitution of the United States.
Happy Independence Day!