Martha Washington Lecture: Women in the American Revolution
Martha Washington actively supported the American Revolution and regularly visited her husband’s winter encampment. Hear how women took part in and contributed to the conflict which won the nation’s independence.
This event features Holly A. Mayer and Lorri Glover, contributors to the new book, Women Waging War in the American Revolution, in conversation with fellow historian Graham Hodges about women's diverse struggles for security and independence in the midst of war.
Following the lecture, guests will enjoy a reception that includes wine and beer, and a book signing.
Attend in person or online.
George Washington's Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, VA 22121