Annual Mystery, Myths, and Mayhem at Fort Stanwix
Contact: Valerie Morgan, 315-338-7730
Rome, NY — How many of you find yourselves intrigued by bone-chilling tales – especially at this time of year? During the American Revolution the soldiers and families of Fort Stanwix lived in fear every day they served at this wilderness outpost. Come for a candlelight visit of the fort and learn of three historical events that made life at the fort terrifying at any time of day. This program is for people of all ages; children and adults, individuals and families.
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Did You Know?
The modern New York State flag was modeled after the regimental flag of the Third New York. This flag was given to these troops as a gift by Col. Peter Gansevoort for their service during the Siege of Fort Stanwix in 1777. Photo courtesy of Sons of the Revolution, Virginia Society More...