Revolutionary War

John Pearce and guest Andrew Zellers-Frederick discuss the U.S. war for independence and the Lehigh Valley's upcoming Revolution Roundtable.

The Life of George Washington on LV Discourse

Nov 27, 2017

Guest Jeffrey Finegan, Sr. loves studying the life and times of George Washington.

Finegan talked about his recently published book, My Dear Général: The Extraordinary Relationship between George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette.  How did the Frenchman become such a friend of Washington?  Did Lafayette's involvement in our Revolutionary War really have an impact? Listen to this fascinating story to find out.  (Original air-date: 10/26/17)  

Host John Pearce welcomes guest, Andrew Zellers-Frederick, Executive Director of the Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society, to discuss a new initiative.  It's an American Revolutionary War Roundtable, to which everyone is invited - people who are very knowledgeable about that war as well as novices.

The initial meeting at Sigal Museum in Easton is set for Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 6:30pm.

(Original air-date: 1/5/2017)