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Revealing the Route – Digging into the Past: Battlefield Archaeology

February 15, 2024 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Grab your grog and powder your wig – we’re talking about taverns!

Taverns were more than a place to grab a drink in colonial America. They were critical sources of comfort and care for travelers. Including two armies traveling toward a turning point in history…

“Revealing the Route” is a FREE virtual series sponsored by the Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historic Trail. Join us each month to explore this historic route used by American and French armies during the American Revolution.
Each session features a special speaker or historic site on the trail. So come along! And discover the lesser-known people and places that carried America to independence!
This session features historian and archaeologist Wade Catts discussing battlefield archaeology!
Upcoming Sessions:

Thursday, March 21, 2024 @ 6 pm: Larrie Ferreiro, Spain and the Road to Yorktown

Thursday, April 18, 2024 @ 6 pm: Robert Selig, Revolutionary War Military Burials

Thursday, May 16, 2024 @ 6 pm: Explore the Joseph Webb House,
Learn more about the National Historic Trail by visiting www.nps.gov/waro.

Details

Date:
February 15, 2024
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Virtual

Organizers

National Park Service
Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historic Trail