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Revolutionary Summer: Metalsmithing in George Washington’s Encampment

Revolutionary Summer- Metalsmithing in George Washington's Encampment

September 14 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until September 15, 2019

New-York Historical Society

70 Central Park West at 77th Street Upper West Side

Free with museum admission

Explore George Washington’s Headquarters Tent in an outdoor courtyard and experience where he strategized, dined, and slept. Hear from Museum of the American Revolution educators as they detail Washington’s daily life with his troops. Then, meet one of the most important figures in camp: the metalsmith. On this final weekend of Revolutionary Summer, get hands-on with iron, copper, and even silver. Learn about all the smith’s tools and take a turn at shaping a bowl or button.

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