Hingham, Quincy, Weymouth, Brookline, suburban Boston and surrounding areas.
Burkhardt Brothers is located in Hingham, which is sometimes called “Bucket Town,” was a major supplier for military ammunitions from 1903 to 1961, and the focus of the book “This is America,” by Eleanor Roosevelt. Mrs. Roosevelt used Hingham as an embodiment of typical American town during World War II.
Hingham is only a short distance from Boston, often called “Beantown.” The city is often known for its Boston Common, which is the oldest public park in the United States, the Franklin Park Zoo, the Cutler Majestic Theatre, the Boston Opera House, the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Boston Ballet.
Sports fans boast the Boston Bruins, the Boston Celtics, the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots as hometown teams.