As Cape Ann and Salem, MA prepare for their 400th, it is of interest to remind ourselves of the event at other places (including those in Canada).

First, Salem's 300th ought to be recalled (Dr. Frank was there).

400th Anniversaries

Celebrations in the US and Canada, related to the 400ths.
                     ... list of upcoming celebration sites ---


Prior Recent 400th Anniversaries.
Note: Content will deal with more than New England

1 Get the firsts (Maritime provinces - several, Roanoke, Popham, ..., California, the interior (to wit, St. Louis, ...) -- See Gorges' remarks in the Annals about who was first
2 Find out about, and include, their celebrations
3 Then bring in New England's huge list

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