Reading a Powder Horn: The Siege of Boston through One Soldier’s Eyes
June 14, 2012
"Reading a Powder Horn: The Siege of Boston through One Soldier’s Eyes," is presented by J.L. Bell on Thursday, June 14, at 7:00 p.m. at the Concord Museum.
J. L. Bell is the voice of the well-known blog, “Boston 1775” (http://boston1775.blogspot.com/), that offers history, analysis, and unabashed gossip about the start of the American Revolution. His presentation will use an ambitiously engraved powder horn exhibited in the Concord Museum's exhibition, "The Object of History: Colonial Treasures from the Massachusetts Historical Society" as a stepping off point to examine the eleven month Siege of Boston. By reservation 978.369.9763; free to all.