New England

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New England was the original name for the British colony in the current northeastern United States and subsequently referred to the region generally. It encompasses the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Courtlandt Canby, The Encyclopedia of Historic Places (New York: Facts on File, 1984), 2:651-52; Webster's New Geographical Dictionary (Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, 1988), 831.