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Grand Forage 1778: A Newport Historical Society Author Talk

  • Location: Newport Historical Society Resource Center
  • 82 Touro St.
  • Newport, RI 02840
  • Phone (401) 841-8770
  • Dates: November 17, 2016
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Price: $5

The Newport Historical Society will host author Todd Braisted to discuss his new book and its Newport connection. This talk examines the events surrounding this chaotic yet little-studied period of the American Revolution, including the British expeditions to Bedford and Martha’s Vineyard following the Siege of Newport.