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Lydia Minturn Post, a Long Island patriot, expresses her fear that the American Revolution will fail. Ms. Post discusses the disparities between the British and Colonial forces and the true meaning behind the colonists will to fight.
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Use artifacts and a historical letter to discuss George Washington’s leadership during the War of Independence and the qualities of great leaders. This lesson plan, which includes background information, full color primary sources, and a transcript of a letter about George Washington, was produ
Students will learn how the military academy that was first proposed by George Washington became the premier school of engineering and military science in the United States, West Point. Also discussed is the influence of the academy's graduates on other institutions and important architectural an