North Jersey American Revolution Round Table Schedule
The following is our draft schedule for the rest of the year. The schedule may be subject to change - please follow us on Facebook or check our homepage the week before our meetings for any last minute changes.
January 18, 2018 - NOTE DATE CHANGE!
Tom Plott discusses George Washington and the mangement of his Mount Vernon estate.
February 8, 2018
Military historian Glenn Williams discusses his latest book Dunmore's War which examine's the last time that colonial militia took the field under royal control.
March 8, 2018
Robert Ulrich will present a colorful presentation on Henry Knox and His Noble Train of Artillery:
With the British under siege in Boston, a young civilian bookstore owner approaches General Washington with a plan to drag 60 tons of artillery from the newly won Ft Ticonderoga to the Dorchester Heights of Boston. It worked, and much more would follow as Henry Knox quickly took over all artillery needs for the new American army. Discover the interesting and critical story of one of our lesser known founding fathers, including the Society of the Cincinnati which he created, and which still exists to this day.
April 12, 2018
Donald "Doc" Bayne will discuss "The Chain that Saved the Colonies" the trans-Hudson chain that blocked ship passage near West Point.
May 10, 2018
Janet Ulhar author of Liberty's Martyr: The Story of Dr. Joseph Warren and Freedom's Cost: The Story of Nathaniel Greene discusses the lives of both these heroes.