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Salem Witch Trials and the Second Red Scare

Resources for the Salem Witch Trials and connections to The Crucible.

Salem witch trials - Wikipedia

The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts, between February 1692 and May 1693

Famous American Trials: The Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692

A collection of images, documents, essays, maps, links, games, and other information pertaining to the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.

A Brief History of the Salem Witch Trials

A good article and resource--especially regarding the individuals involved.

Salem Witch Trials - Learning Adventures

Good stuff from Discovery Education.

Salem Witch Trials Documentary Archive

A really great source of many different documents, maps, court records, etc.

Interactive Map: Witchcraft Accusations

A very cool interactive map.

In Search of History: Salem Witch Trials (video)

For now, you'll have to watch this at home or on your phone.

SECRETS OF THE DEAD . The Witches Curse

The trouble in Salem began during the cold, dark Massachusetts winter, in January of 1692. Eight young girls began to take ill...

Arthur Miller - None Without Sin

A good source for Crucible-Red Scare connections.

Aftrica's Modern Day Witch Hunt - Newsweek

Accusations of sorcery still drive women from their homes in Africa.

Red Scare in Washington State

Interesting local info from the University of WA.