Lock, Stock and Barrel 2011 at Valley Forge National Historical Park
Lock, Stock and Barrel: The World of the Continental Soldier.
This biennial symposium, held at Valley Forge National Historical Park and the Crowne Plaza Hotel in King of Prussia, PA, from Friday, March 25 to Sunday, March 27, will bring together some of the nation’s leading Revolutionary War authorities for a series of presentations that offer a look at the life and culture of the Revolutionary War soldier.
The experts will discuss such aspects of the conflict as its artifacts, its campaigns, army life, and the experiences of those involved in America’s struggle for freedom. The presentations are aimed at historians, students, teachers, historic site staff, volunteers, re-enactors, and all others with an interest in America’s past.
Advanced registration is required. Please see the website. Registration deadline: March 18.
NPS website: http://www.nps.gov/vafo/index.htm