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‘They Were Good Soldiers,’ African Americans Serving in the Continental Army (1775-1783) Trenton, NJ— The role of African-Americans, most free but some enslaved, in the regiments of the Continental Army is not well-known; neither is the fact that relatively large

Trenton, NJ— A presentation by Asher Lurie of the Old Barracks Museum describing the true story of the British soldiers and officers sent to defend and maintain the thirteen American Colonies. The British Army in North America lecture will be

Trenton, NJ— Get the children involved first-hand with Washington’s victory in Trenton with the exciting, interactive puppet show “The Trouble with Trenton”! This “mini” historical look at an amazing piece of our history is presented with marionettes and rod puppets