• 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 small baby is held in its mother's arms. It is wearing a white cap, and a white fabric sheet as a covering. Its mother clutches it tightly

A baby girl was born at Fort Stanwix on August 22, 1777, the final day of the British siege. To this day we do not know the mother's or daughter's names.