In November 1778, wealthy Pennsylvania businessman John Roberts III and a fellow Quaker were convicted of treason against the American cause and hanged from a gallows in Philadelphia.
A new historical novel takes on one of America’s most-infamous traitors, and Philadelphia is right in the thick of it.
A public wreath laying ceremony was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary Soldier in Philadelphia’s Washington Square Park on Saturday commemorating George Washington’s 280th birthday.
Brian Kilmeade, one of the hosts of FOX and Friends on FOX News, spoke with Chris Stigall this morning on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about his new book, George Washington’s Secret Six: The Spy Ring that Saved the American Revolution.
Much of America’s story was forged on domestic battlefields. Honor those who died for our freedom with a wartime heritage site visit.
It’s not too late to sign up for a bike ride that raises money to preserve land in Chester County.
George Washington would be on familiar ground if he visited his still pristine winter encampment site at nearby Valley Forge. Here’s what you’ll find during a day trip or weekend fling.
A Philadelphia family recounts their story of freedom dating back to the Revolutionary War. But their history is currently colliding with the future of energy.
The nearly 13,000-pound bell was removed from its tower at 3rd and Chestnut Streets today to make way for a new Revolutionary War museum.
One of the last (if not the last) clash of the Revolutionary War occurred near the Jersey Shore and a ‘National Geographic Channel’ show goes there tomorrow night.
Here’s a local hiking-biking getaway that gives you an overnight option.
Steve Frank, historian at the National Constitution Center, says it was no mistake that the events of the Revolutionary War were intimately tied to Philadelphia.
The servant quarters of an historic Philadelphia mansion are now open for public view, thanks to a good deed on the part of some local Boy Scouts.
New York Times author, Laurie Halse Anderson, will be at Valley Forge National Historical Park on Tuesday to promote her new book about the Revolutionary War geared toward young adults.
One of the most memorable battles of the Revolutionary War took place in Philadelphia, and it will be reenacted this Saturday along Germantown Avenue.