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Battle of Wyoming Review and (Hundreds of) Photos

Today I spent the morning and afternoon in Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania; as I wrote about a few days ago, this was the location of a huge Revolutionary War reenactment.   985 more words

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Reenactments and Fun Events this Weekend!

So are you geared up for a Revolutionary weekend? Let’s go over the awesome events that you won’t want to miss.

Battle of Wyoming Reenactment (Saturday and Sunday) 655 more words

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The Pennsylvania Militiaman Fighting for Virginia? How Land Disputes Confuse Everyone

In a forthcoming article for the Journal of the American Revolution, I lay out the complexities of the Pennsylvania Militia system in 1777. In order to prevent the reader from banging his head against a desk repeatedly while trying to comprehend it, don’t worry, I provided several very useful graphics, charts, and diagrams in order to pictorially explain it. 1,825 more words

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