Lifeways of the American Revolution Era

Woman in Revolutionary War Era attire working with her hands.
A woman in Revolutionary War era clothing uses a lucet to make cord.

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The history of the Revolutionary War period on the Parkway is not just about weapons and battles. The National Park Service also tells the story of what daily life was like for the soldiers and their families during this period. Click on the links to the videos below to learn more about the skills and tasks of daily life.

Last updated: September 16, 2021

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