MA: The History Of The Columbus Day Holiday

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Credit: Wikipedia Commons License

WATD’s Amy Leonard speaks with Peter Drummey, of the Massachusetts Historical Society, about the history of the Columbus Day holiday.

 

 

About Amy Leonard

Amy Leonard grew up in Carver and always had a passion for radio. She studied radio production at New England Institute of Technology in Rhode Island, then moved to Martha's Vineyard where she worked as a DJ at WVVY producing the midday show called PB and Jams. She has since then camped across the country to California but has made her way back to the only home she knows, the South Shore.