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Join us for the following public program at Anderson House, headquarters of the Society of the Cincinnati and its American Revolution Institute.
A Vintage Evening: Toast Hamilton
July 19, 2018
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
BY Matthew B. Gilmore
The July 4th holiday has not always been recognized as a national holiday (only since 1870) but observations began in the District of Columbia since its earliest days.