• large wooden spikes jut out from a large wooden angular wall lit by sunlight. verdant grass surrounds it.

    Fort Stanwix

    National Monument New York

Curriculum Materials

a lightly shaded map, red and blue lines denote where British and American troops marched along North America's eastern seaboard.
Map of the major British and American movements and battles during the campaing of 1777.
National Park Service
Soldier's Day Lesson Plans»
Fort Stanwix National Monument offers Fourth (4th) Grade Educational programs!

Campaign of 1777 PDF Map»
NPS map that details the American Revolutionary War in 1777.

Teaching with Historic Places Lesson Plans »
Take advantage of teaching with historic places lessons plans based on the Oriskany Battlefield State Historic Site and Fort Stanwix National Monument.

Did You Know?

a line of men marching, muskets flask in sun pointing at you, they wear scarlet red

Out of the approximately 2,000 people who attacked Fort Schuyler/Stanwix, under the command of the British officer Barry St. Leger, only about 200 of them were actually British Regular troops, or "red coats." The rest were a combination of British allied colonists, Indians, and German Regulars. More...