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Road to Freedom March 2019

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Gould Park- Upper Field

Ashford Avenue

Cross Street: Washington Avenue

Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

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Sunday, August 18, 2019
1:00pm Gould Park
Join the Dobbs Ferry Historical Society for our 14th Annual Road to Freedom Walk led by fife & drum and uniformed reenactors as we follow along the route of the Continental Army as they departed the Village of Dobbs Ferry for Yorktown, Virginia, on August 19, 1781

2:00pm Mead House 12 Elm Street

* Meet the General Anthony Wayne and the elite American Corps of Light Infantry and discover how on July 15 - 16, 1779 they stormed the British fortress at Stony Point. This year marks the 240th anniversary of their dramatic and heroic campaign.

* Sample 18th century recipes featuring herbs from our colonial kitchen garden.

* Kids will play colonial games and learn to drill in formation to musical commands.

* View displays of early money, military artifacts, and tools.

* Demos of 18th century hairstyling, attire, and makeup.

Road to Freedom 2019 is a shared initiative of the Dobbs Ferry Historical Society and the Village of Dobbs Ferry.

dobbsferryhistory.org 914-674-1007

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Gould Park- Upper Field

Ashford Avenue

Cross Street: Washington Avenue

Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

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