American Revolution Conference

 

The Conference is SOLD OUT - You can be added to a waiting list, please email

info@fortplainmuseum.org

 

2018 Conference Schedule - Please Click Here

Presentations will be held in building 2 and Parking will be in lots 4 or 5, or the visitors lot, see campus map.

Fulton-Montgomery Community College Campus Map - Please Click Here 

Genealogy Day Information!
Friday, June 8th
All are welcome to attend!

Please Click Here - 2018 Conference Genealogy Program

 

Presentation Programs Include:

Please Click Here - 2018 Conference Author Bios

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - Author Presentation:

  • Michael E. Newton - Alexander Hamilton’s Revolutionary War Service
  • Also, Rand Scholet - President of the Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society and Kayla Empey - President of the newly formed Central New York Chapter of the Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society will discuss the organization and their endeavors.   

Friday, June 8, 2018 - Author Presentation:

  • Russell Shorto - Revolution Song: America’s Founding Era in Six Remarkable Lives

Saturday/Sunday, June 9-10, 2018 - Author Presentations:

  • Edward G. Lengel – George Washington and the Burning of New York City, 1776
  • Eric H. Schnitzer – “Hessians” at the Battle of Bennington, 1777
  • James L. Nelson – Benedict Arnold's Navy: The Story of the Rag Tag Fleet that Lost the Battle of Valcour Island and Won the American Revolution
  • Don N. Hagist – Redcoats Along the Mohawk: British Soldiers in Western New York, 1777-1783
  • Bruce M. Venter – Benedict Arnold's Nemesis: Colonel John Brown's Fateful Journey to the Mohawk Valley
  • Jennifer DeBruin – Traitors, Spies & Heroes: Loyalist Espionage in the American Revolution
  • Glenn F. Williams – Sir William Johnson, the Iroquois Confederacy and Lord Dunmore’s War
  • John Buchanan – Two Warriors: George Washington and Sir William Howe
  • Wayne Lenig – The Tryon County Committee of Safety
  • Panel Discussion - Patriot or Loyalist 

 

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