The bookstore at the Fort Necessity National Battlefield visitor center is operated by Eastern National. Eastern National is a non-profit tax exempt organization recognized by the U.S. Congress to aid the National Park Service in their mission of education and service. All sales items are approved by the National Park Service. Your purchase helps support interpretation, education, and visitor service programs. Items from this and other National Parks are available at America's National Parks Bookstore.
Did You Know?
Captain Louis Coulon de Villiers, who led the French attack on Fort Necessity, was the brother of Ens. Joseph Coulon de Jumonville, who was killed five weeks earlier by the British. Before reaching Fort Necessity, the French stopped where Jumonville was killed. De Villiers said he wanted vengeance.