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    Washington-Rochambeau National Historic Trail

    National Historic Trail MA,RI,CT,NY,NJ,PA,DE,MD,VA,DC

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Check back with us each month for an updated newsletter highlighting the work on the Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route NHT!

March 2014 Highlights

February 2014 Highlights

January 2014 Highlights

August 2013 Highlights
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April 2013 Highlights
March 2013 Highlights
February 2013 Highlights

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The Washington-Rochambeau NHT brochures are now available. Please contact us to request them.

 

The wayside exhibit program for the Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route NHT in New York is moving ahead. The updated schedule has a tentative date for the wayside exhibits to be ready in the early months of 2014. Click to see the proposed fifteen sites here.

We recently received an inquiry about the location of 1781 and 1782 encampments near the English Farm and former Bullion Tavern in New Jersey. In response, we put together an information sheet. Click here to view the English Farm information sheet.

Recently, research was undertaken at the library of the Society of the Cincinnati in Washington DC for the Washington-Rochambeau NHT. View the resulting article here.

Did You Know?

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Baron Closen, aide-de-camp to Rochambeau, wrote, "I had a chance to see the American army, man for man. It was really painful to see these brave men, almost naked with only some trousers and little linen jackets, most of them without stockings, but, would you believe it? Very cheerful and healthy in appearance.”