Category: History

Can historians find the original Declaration of Women’s Rights?

Can historians find the original Declaration of Women’s Rights?

In 1848, for the first time in the United States, women organized a convention to bring attention to their dramatically unequal rights under the law. Two of the abolitionists...

Two actors at the Revolutionary Germantown Festival

The Battle of Germantown comes alive

On October 4, 1777, George Washington lead American soldiers against the British in the Battle of Germantown. The British had recently taken Philadelphia. Washington had learned that the British...