The American Revolution

The Shot Heard 'Round The World, a view into The American Revolutionary War 1775-1783.

''Pillar of Liberty''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/pillar-of-liberty 20th Dec 2021 - Perhaps the oldest ''Monuments'' of American History – The ''Pillar of Liberty'' was erected in 1766 in Dedham, Massachusetts. This stone Base a …

Peace Treaty of 1783

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/peace-treaty-of-1783 7th Oct 2021 - Known as ''The Peace Treaty of 1783'' and ''The Treaty of Versailles 1783'', this was the official document which not only ended The American Revoluti …

Daughters of Liberty

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/daughters-of-liberty 1st Oct 2021 - The ''Female'' off-shoot of The Colonial American Political Group known as The ''Sons of Liberty'' – The ''Daughters of Liberty'' were too forme …

Sons of Liberty

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/sons-of-liberty 1st Oct 2021 - A ''Patriot'' Political Group in Colonial America – The ''Sons of Liberty'', was founded in 1765. Basing their ideology on a previous organizati …

Virginia and Maryland Rifle Regiment

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/virginia-and-maryland-rifle-regiment 31st Jul 2021 - An American Colonial Military Formation mustered into Service for The Revolutionary War against Great Britain (1776-1783), The Virginia and Maryland R …

The Boston Massacre

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-boston-massacre 31st Jul 2021 - March 5, 1770 would serve as the ''Spark'' to the ''Powder'' which would inevitably fire ''The Shot Heard 'Round The World''. It was on this date, The …

Molly Pitcher

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/molly-pitcher 31st Jul 2021 - A name well known to some (even today), ''Molly Pitcher'' (a term associated with a water bearer) was the (by The Era) an unusual (and often over dram …

Agent 355

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/agent-355 31st Jul 2021 - The American Revolution of 1776 saw many daunting tasks for the young and sparse Colonial Army. One form of warfare that it excelled at was espionage. …

American Continental Artillery Regiment

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/american-continental-artillery-regiment 31st Jul 2021 - At the beginning of The American Revolution (1775), The ''American Army'' was a collection of Colonial Militias. Under command of General George Washi …

Mrs. David Wright's Guards

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/mrs-david-wrights-guards 31st Jul 2021 - Another seldom told story of The American Revolution is that of Mrs. David Wright (some say Her First name was ''Prudence'', but this is possibly untr …

Lee's Legion

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/lees-legion 31st Jul 2021 - A Military Formation within The American Continental Army during The Revolutionary War with Great Britain, ''Lee's Legion'' was formed and commanded b …

Timothy Murphy

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/timothy-murphy 31st Jul 2021 - Born in 1751 near The Pennsylvania and New Jersey Border, little is known of Colonial American Timothy Murphy's life. It goes without saying that Murp …