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How Old Were They On July 4, 1776?

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

Read Todd Andrlik's list of famous folk and their ages.


The Evidence for Paine as a Staymaker

BOSTON 1775 BLOG

Did Paine sew women's underwear or ship sails? Read historian J.L. Bell's analysis. (Be sure to click "newer post" afterward to read the second half of his article.)


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Ray Raphael's Quiz

Do you think you know your American Revolution history? Take this advanced level quiz by historian Ray Raphael on his website. 


Laurie Halse Anderson's "Heroes Not Hate."

"Laurie has started a small campaign, HEROES NOT HATE, to help classes seeking out the unsung heroes of the American Revolution. She hopes that students who are inspired by the adventures of Isabel and Curzon and Ruth in the Seeds of America trilogy will want to learn more about the real-life Patriots who are rarely discussed in our history books."