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Williamsport, DC? How a Maryland Town Vied to be the Nation’s Capital

After seven years of fighting in the Revolutionary War, Otho Holland Williams returned home. It was the Spring of 1782. When he left Frederick,... The post Williamsport, DC? How a Maryland Town Vied to be the Nation’s Capital appeared first on Journal...

Spooked Horse or Spooked President? John Gilpin, James Madison, and “The Bladensburg Races”

This article is a part of our “Revolutionary Animals” series, which examines the roles of animals in revolution, representations of revolutionary animals, and the intersections between representation and the lived experiences of animals. By Emily...
From: Age of Revolutions on 14 Jun 2021