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Revolutionary Summer: Foodways of the American Revolution

Aug 25, 2019 @ 11:00 am– 3:00 pm

New-York Historical Society
70 Central Park West at 77th Street
New York, NY

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Free with museum admission

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

What did Washington’s soldiers eat during the Revolution? Join culinary historian Lavada Nahon as she uncovers the diet of the Continental Army and how its food changed as the war progressed. Also explore George Washington’s Headquarters Tent in an outdoor courtyard.

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