Sat, Mar 11|
250th Anniversary of the Virginia Committee of Correspondence Commemoration
Commemorate the first act of the American Revolution.
Time & Location
Mar 11, 1:00 PM – Mar 12, 2:00 PM
Leesburg, 16 Loudoun St SW, Leesburg, VA 20175, USA
About the Event
The Sgt Maj John Champe Chapter of the Virginia Sons of the American Revolution holds a commemoration of the 250th anniversary of establishment of the Virginia Committee of Correspondence. In March 1773, the Virginia House of Burgesses heard the proposal to form a permanent Committee of Correspondence meant to coordinate opposition to British Parliament. Virginia's committee was formed on March 12, 1773.
RSVP to Barry Schwoerer at email@example.com