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Connections and Conversations: Patriots of Color
Many of the contributions of African Americans to the American Revolutionary War are still unexpected and unknown. Explore forgotten stories from Bunker Hill and Valley Forge.
Presenters: Steve Walter, Valley Forge National Historical Park and Gabby Hornbeck, the National Parks of Boston
Join the National Parks of Boston and Valley Forge NHP for Connections and Conversations.
Even today many of the contributions of African Americans to the American Revolutionary War are unexpected and unknown. The story of patriots of African descent is a story of many individual people working towards a common cause, while at the same time fighting for various individual reasons.View more
This program is free. All are welcome.
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Discover local history from home and away. Compare stories across time, distance, and perspective. Exchange ideas and ask questions of park rangers and public historians.
Each program will include two presentations, followed by ample time for questions and answers with both presenters. This will be the last Connections and Conversations program. Thank you all for joining us.
Monument Square, Charlestown, MA 02129