The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare

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What happens to the Charter in "The Witch of Blackbird Pond"?

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In Chapter 15, the historical incident involving the disappearance of the Connecticut Charter is described. 

The Charter was a document obtained from England by the Connecticut Colony which guaranteed them the right to self-government. In 1687, the Crown reneged on its agreement and ordered the colonists to surrender their Charter.  During discussion on the issue that lasted until dark, the candles were suddenly and mysteriously...

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