Tag Archive: 1775

Apr 23 2013

Lexington and Concord

Recently, there has a been a lot of debate over the second amendment and how it applies to current times. Eventually, it all comes back to Lexington and Concord and “the shot heard round the world”. On Wednesday, April 19th of 1775 at Lexington and Concord, American patriots defended their rights against an armed military …

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Jun 07 2012

“The Regulars Are Coming Out!”

Deep into the evening of April 18, 1775, Paul Revere gave the word to send the signal by lantern from the steeple of the North Church, then slipped quietly across the Charles River in a row boat, defying a ban on nighttime crossings. Landing in Charlestown, he mounted a horse and rode toward Lexington and …

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