9/17/2016 – Bob Mayers for Full Day at Historic Morristown

September 17, 2016, 10:30 to 12:00

Bob Mayers will be featured during a full day of events “Historic Morristown, New Jersey” sponsored by the SRNJ. Bob will discuss “Forgotten, but critical events of the Revolution in the Morristown Area” and introduce his new book Searching for Yankee Doodle, Washington’s Soldiers in the American Revolution. Old Mill Inn, Basking Ridge. Events include brunch, lectures, bus tour. Contact Cscammell@gmail.com

Washington spent more time in New Jersey than anywhere else during the war. Morristown’s strategic location made it a center of Revolutionary War action. The town, was central to the war’s activity with two winter encampment of the entire American Army at Jockey Hollow and Washington’s Headquarters. The event will include several lectures by noted writers and local historical insights on a docent-led bus tour through Morristown and the area.

Upcoming Appearances: 

  • October 6, 2016, 7:00 PM
    Bernards Township Library
    32 S. Maple Avenue
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
  • October 20, 2016, 7:00 PM
    New Providence Historical Society
    DeCorso Center
    15 East 4th Street
    New Providence, NJ 07974
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