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Major General Israel Putnam: Hero of the American Revolution

Presented by Robert Hubbard*

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A colorful figure of 18th century America, Israel Putnam (1718-1790) was an important leader in both the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War. Hubbard’s lecture will include a discussion of Putnam’s role in the Battle of Brooklyn, the Landing at Kip’s Bay and the Battle of Harlem Heights.


This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

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Doors open at 6:00pm and close at 6:50pm.

Earlier Event: January 21
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