Lunch Bite – Highland Broadsword

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Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
January 18, 2019
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Military History

Lunch Bite – Highland Broadsword
Friday, January 18, 2019, 12:30 p.m.
British military historian and armaments specialist Paul Newman discusses a Highland broadsword, the iconic weapon of the Highland Scots in the eighteenth century. This example was used during the Revolutionary War by Nicholas Ruxton Moore, an officer in the Fourth Continental Dragoons and the Maryland militia. It is featured in the current exhibition, A Revolution in Arms: Weapons in the War for Independence on view through March 24, 2019.
Free. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
www.americanrevolutioninstitute.org
2118 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20008

Contact Info: 

Kelsey Atwood
Tour and Public Program Manager
The American Revolution Institute of the Society of the Cincinnati
Anderson House
2118 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC  20008
202.785.2040 x421
Fax: 202.785.0729
www.societyofthecincinnati.org