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    NEWTON’S REVOLUTIONARY ROOTS – THE 2012 NEWTON HISTORY SERIES

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    February 13, 2012


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    NEWTON’S REVOLUTIONARY ROOTS – THE 2012 NEWTON HISTORY SERIES

    NEWTON’S REVOLUTIONARY ROOTS – THE 2012 NEWTON HISTORY SERIES
    Boston, Newton, and the Revolution
    This talk will explore the relationship between Boston and its rural neighbors, including Newton, during the American Revolution. The leaders of the resistance against Great Britain made a massive effort to mobilize throughout Massachusetts. The Durant family and their community offer an excellent opportunity to see this...

    NEWTON’S REVOLUTIONARY ROOTS – THE 2012 NEWTON HISTORY SERIES
    Boston, Newton, and the Revolution
    This talk will explore the relationship between Boston and its rural neighbors, including Newton, during the American Revolution. The leaders of the resistance against Great Britain made a massive effort to mobilize throughout Massachusetts. The Durant family and their community offer an excellent opportunity to see this revolutionary process at work. Benjamin Carp, Assistant Professor of History at Tufts University, is the author of the recent book, Defiance of the Patriots: The Boston Tea Party and the Making of America. At the Newton Free Library, Homer Street, Newton. Free.


    Newton Free Library

    330 Homer Street
    Newton, MA 02459

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    Admission Info:

    FREE


    General Day and Time Info:

    7:00 PM


    phone: 617.796.1450


    Accessibility Information:

    For questions and/or special assistance, please call 617.796.1450. http://www.historicnewton.org


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