Major General Charles Lee, a former British Army officer was George Washington’s second in command at the start of the Revolutionary War. He was kidnapped in Basking Ridge in December of 1776 and spent a year as a British prisoner. Following his release, he was given the major command at the Battle of Monmouth where […]
Start the holiday season in Morristown as the Washington Association of New Jersey hosts an afternoon tea and talk at Washington’s Headquarters Museum of Morristown National Historical Park. Special guest Nolan Asch will discuss General George Washington’s relationship with Alexander Hamilton. For more information and to reserve your spot, contact Rosemary Hilbert at 973-292-1874 or […]
The North Jersey American Revolution Round Table (NJARRT) welcomes you explore the collective memory of historical events at its November 14, 7:00 p.m. meeting at Washington’s Headquarters Museum in Morristown. Guest speaker Joel Farkas will present “Remembering the American Revolution,” highlighting myths and truths of the American founding. A graduate of The Ohio State University […]
Noted author Russell Shorto talks about 6 individuals and their interwoven stories from his most recent book, Revolution Song. The lecture is part of the monthly meeting of the North Jersey American Revolution Round Table and is co-sponsored by the Washington Association of NJ. The public is warmly invited to attend!