Richard B. Trask is an historian and Salem Village archivist.
He has participated as a consultant to the realization of the documentary The Real Witchcraft of Salem.
Trask is archivist for the Town of Denvers, which was formerly Salem Village. He also is an onorary historian of the Denvers Historical Society, curator of Rebecca Nurse Homestead, chairman of the Salem Village Witchcraft Tercentennial Committee of Denvers and a descendant of several witchcraft victims.
Selected bibliography Edit
- The Devil Hath Been Raised: A Documentary History of the Salem Village Witchcraft Outbreak of March 1692; Together With a Collection of Newly Located and Gathered Witchcraft Documents (published 1992). Revised and Enlarged Edition (September 10, 1997)
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