National Geographic : 1947 Aug
© National Geographic Society Heroic Statue Honors the Courage of Pilgrim Women Its boulder base bears the inscription: "To those intrepid English women whose courage, fortitude, and devotion brought a new nation into being." It stands in Brewster Gardens, Plymouth, where Pilgrim women grew herbs. oouacnromes ynOerl o.amiao Roses Bloom Where Anvils Clanged aMighty Chorus In 1649 Myles Standish and others bought alarge tract from Massasoit for $30 in goods. As West Bridgewater, part became abusy manufacturing center. In Memorial Park cellar holes ofabandoned foundries now arerock gardens.