2018 American Revolution Mohawk Valley Conference

4th Annual American Revolution Mohawk Valley Conference

June 7 through 10, 2018

Preregistration is required, we were very close to a sell out last year!

11 Authors/Historians Presentations and Panel Discussion:

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - Author Presentation:
Michael E. Newton - Alexander Hamilton’s Revolutionary War Service

Friday, June 8, 2018 - Author Presentation:
Russell Shorto - Revolution Song: America’s Founding Era in Six Remarkable Lives

Saturday/Sunday, June 9-10, 2018 - Author Presentations:
Edward G. Lengel – George Washington and the Burning of New York City, 1776

Eric H. Schnitzer – “Hessians” at the Battle of Bennington, 1777

James L. Nelson – Benedict Arnold's Navy: The Story of the Rag Tag Fleet that Lost the Battle of Valcour Island and Won the American Revolution

Don N. Hagist – Redcoats Along the Mohawk: British Soldiers in Western New York, 1777-1783
Bruce M. Venter – Benedict Arnold's Nemesis: Colonel John Brown's Fateful Journey to the Mohawk Valley

Jennifer DeBruin – Traitors, Spies & Heroes: Loyalist Espionage in the American Revolution

Glenn F. Williams – Sir William Johnson, the Iroquois Confederacy and Lord Dunmore’s War

John Buchanan – Two Warriors: George Washington and Sir William Howe

Wayne Lenig – The Tryon County Committee of Safety

Panel Discussion - Patriot or Loyalist?

The Mohawk Valley, 1778 Bus Tour

Mohawk Country Genealogy Day

All new Fundraiser Dinner with George Washington and James Madison

The Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham is the official Conference lodging. The Microtel is located at 136 North Comrie Avenue, Johnstown, NY 12095. The Microtel is holding a block of rooms at a Conference rate of $79.00 plus tax per night for June 6 through 9, 2017. Guests must call (518)362-7022 before May 9, 2018 and the rooms have been booked under “Fort Plain Museum Conference”.

More Infromation will be on our website, www.fortplainmuseum.com and on Facebook
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