This Day In History

  • 1779 On this day, Fort Sackville in Vincennes (Indiana) is surrendered, marking the beginning of the end of British domination in America’s western frontier.

Quote of the Day

"Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected."George Washington

This Day In History

  • 1779 On this day, Fort Sackville in Vincennes (Indiana) is surrendered, marking the beginning of the end of British domination in America’s western frontier.

Quote of the Day

They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.Benjamin Franklin