American Revolution Round Table-Hudson/Mohawk Valleys

Disclaimer: The American Revolution Round Table: Hudson/Mohawk Valleys is a joint venture by several organizations throughout the Hudson and Mohawk Valleys; the Fort Plain Museum donates the space on their website for the Round Table.  

The American Revolution Round Table: Hudson/Mohawk Valleys

partnered with 

Siena College's McCormick Center for the Study of the American Revolution

Presents: 

 

 

Thursday, 2019

This event will start at 6:30 PM with social/networking time followed by the presentation at 7:00 PM. This event will be held at Siena College, 515 Loudon Rd, Albany, NY 12211, in the Roger Bacon Building (On Map building 4), Room 202, also known as Key Auditorium. Parking is free and please park in Lots L, F or G.

Click here for the Siena College Map

There is a $5 suggested donation for each program. Donations cover speaker and refreshment expenses. We also earmark a percentage for preservation purposes.

For more information, please send an email to arrthudsonmohawkvalleys@gmail.com or by phone at 518-774-5669.

 

Past Round Table Programing

  

–Slavery and Dutch-Palatine Farmers: How did middle class farmers in Revolutionary New York interact with slavery? by Travis Bowman (Thursday, January 10, 2019)

-Benedict Arnold at Saratoga: How a Newly Discovered Letter Changed History by Eric Schnitzer (Tuesday, November 13, 2018)

-Washington’s Lieutenants: The Generals of the Continental Army by William M. Welsch (Thursday, September 20, 2018)

-The Battle of Hubbardton, the Rear-Guard Action that Saved America by Dr. Bruce M. Venter (Tuesday, July 10, 2018)

-Henry Beekman Livingston, Black Sheep of The Livingston Clan by Geoff Benton (Tuesday, May 8, 2018)

-Schenectady During the Revolution including its Role in the Mohawk Valley Raids by John Gearing (Monday, March 5, 2018)

-Industrious Sober Women: Soldiers' Wives in Burgoynes' Army by Jenna Schnitzer (Thursday, January 25, 2018)

 

-Veterans Day Event - The Military Theaters of the American Revolution Symposium (Saturday, November 10, 2017)

Featuring:

  • Mark Edward Lender the Emeritus Professor of History at Kean University
  • James Kirby Martin currently the Charles B. Ewing Visiting Professor of Military History, USMA, West Point
  • Charles Neimeyer the Director and Chief of Marine Corps History at Marine Corps University, Quantico, Virginia
  • Jim Piecuch the Professor of History, Kennesaw State University
  • David L. Preston the Professor of History, the Citadel

The symposium was based on the book of the same name, Theaters of the American Revolution, published by Westholme Publishing. The five nationally known leading experts on the American Revolution discussed the Northern Theater, the Western Theater, the War at Sea, the Southern Theater, and the Middle Theater.

The American Revolution Round Table: Hudson/Mohawk Valleys would like to thank the following sponsors for making this event a great success, thank you!

 

 

-18th Century Military Archaeology in the Upper Hudson and Champlain Valleys by David Starbuck (Thursday, August 24, 2017)

-Joseph Brant’s 1780 Raid on Canajohary by Wayne Lenig (Tuesday, April 4, 2017)

-Brave and Gallant: Black and African-American Military Men at Saratoga by Eric Schnitzer (Thursday, January 19, 2017)

-The Battle of Fort Anne: "In Consequence of this Action Fort Anne was burnt and abandoned" by Matthew Zembo (Thursday, November 17, 2016)