This Day In History

  • 1775 The Battles of Lexington and Concord. American militia organized to stop a British attempt to seize arms and local leaders at Lexington and Concord. The ensuing shootout is commonly called the first battle of the American Revolution. Source: Campaign 1776

Quote of the Day

“A primary object should be the education of our youth in the science of government. In a republic, what species of knowledge can be equally important? And what duty more pressing than communicating it to those who are to be the future guardians of the liberties of the country?”George Washington

This Day In History

  • 1775 The Battles of Lexington and Concord. American militia organized to stop a British attempt to seize arms and local leaders at Lexington and Concord. The ensuing shootout is commonly called the first battle of the American Revolution. Source: Campaign 1776

Quote of the Day

“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin.” ~ Samuel AdamsSamuel Adams