Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Learn an 18th Trade by Volunteering!
Contact: Susan Jones, 315-336-2090
The 2005 season at Fort Stanwix National Monument is shaping up to be another exciting year. The help and input of the volunteers of Fort Stanwix National Monument make it even better!
The Artisan workshops are held on the following dates in June:
June 5 - Intro to trades, Indentured Servant Primer I
June 12 - 18th Century Carpentry and Coopering and Basket making in North East America
June 19 - Blacksmithing
June 26 - Indentured Servant Primer II -
If you would like to learn more about these 18th century trades, please contact Susan Jones, Park Ranger at (315) 336-2090.
Did You Know?
The Six Nations, or Haudenosaunee, was based in what is now northern New York and was initially comprised of the Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, and Mohawk Nations. In 1720, the Tuscarora fled north from a series of decimating inter-tribal wars and became the sixth nation of this confederacy. More...