Coming Up: The Art of War at Thomas Paine- Jan 4
30 Dec, 2013
By Loop Contributor
Redcoat re-enactors will demonstrate musket firings and other aspects of a soldier’s life from 11 to 5 on January 4 at the Thomas Paine Museum.
Where: 20 Sicard Avenue, New Rochelle 914-633-1776
What: Lecture “The Art of War: The Art of Thomas Davies, RA”
The Cottage is pleased to repeat George Bray and his fascinating lecture about British Officer Thomas Davies, who served in North America during the French & Indian War. Discover how today’s scholars use Davies’ art as a primary source to interpret 18th century life, from fashion to fortifications, hairstyles to landscapes before cities and bridges were built into them.
Also on hand, Redcoat re-enactors to demonstrate musket firings and other aspects of a soldier’s life who would have served with Davies.
Admission: $5.00 Adults $3.00 Children