Learn the past to Understand the future

Learn the past to Understand the future

By Bill Boillot, 12/20/2016 Would you really like to learn more about the history and vision of the Founding Fathers and the documents they created but didn’t know where to turn?  Does knowing how your government is supposed to operate matter? Do you want to be...

Little Known Lady Patriot

Lydia Barrington Darragh (1728-1789) Lydia Barrington Darragh was a Philadelphia Quaker who became a Patriot spy during the American Revolution. Her courageous efforts helped prepare General George Washington for an attack by the British in December 1777. Born in 1729...
Samuel Adams and the Stamp Act.

Samuel Adams and the Stamp Act.

Samuel Adams and the Stamp Act. On this day on November 1, 1765 the Stamp Act takes Effect. Sugar Act, 1764 and Stamp Act, 1765 The Sugar Act and the Stamp Act imposed by the British government in 1764 and 1765 respectively, was view with a disapproval eye among...