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Virtual Historically Situated: History, Memory, and Place

Virtual NY

October 15-17, 2021 Fort Ticonderoga celebrates 200 years of preservation on the Ticonderoga peninsula with “Historically Situated: History, Memory, and Place,” a special virtual conference focused on the historic preservation in North America, including historical perspective and contemporary issues. Keynote Speaker: Fort Ticonderoga: Ruin, Reconstruction, and the Making of a Historical Landscape—While Fort Ticonderoga’s role […]

Virtual Author Series

ZOOM NY

A View from Abroad: The Story of John and Abigail Adams in Europe The Fort Ticonderoga Author Series features presentations by authors of books related to Fort Ticonderoga’s history.  From 1778 to 1788, the Founding Father and later President John Adams lived in Europe as a diplomat. Joined by his wife, Abigail, in 1784, the […]

Virtual Author Series

ZOOM NY

The Fort Ticonderoga Author Series features presentations by authors of books related to Fort Ticonderoga’s history.  Michael Laramie talks about "The Champlain and Hudson Valleys in Queen Anne's War" based on his new book Queen Anne's War: The Second Contest for North America. Michael Laramie is the author of six books on American military history, […]

Virtual Author Series

ZOOM NY

The Fort Ticonderoga Author Series features presentations by authors of books related to Fort Ticonderoga’s history. Len Travers talks about his new book Hodges' Scout: A Lost Patrol of the French and Indian War. Although largely forgotten, the story of Hodges' Scout can tell us much about this particular war as ordinary young men--those without whom wars cannot be […]

Virtual Material Matters: It’s in the Details

ZOOM NY

The Eleventh Annual “Material Matters: It’s in the Details” conference takes place online on January 22, 2022. We invite you to join us online for this conference on material culture spanning 1609-1815. The program will be offered on ZOOM and advance online registration will be required. The program will be set by November 1, 2021.

Virtual Author Series

ZOOM NY

The Fort Ticonderoga Author Series features presentations by authors of books related to Fort Ticonderoga’s history. Eric Schnitzer talks about his book Don Troiani's Campaign to Saratoga--1777: The Turning Point of the Revolutionary War in Paintings, Artifacts, and Historical Narrative.  The battles of Saratoga are cited as the turning point in the Revolutionary War. Beginning when the armies prepared […]

Virtual Author Series

ZOOM NY

The Fort Ticonderoga Author Series features presentations by authors of books related to Fort Ticonderoga’s history. Craig Chapman talks about his book Disaster on the Spanish Main. This military history provides a beginning-to-end account of the British expedition to conquer the West Indies in 1740-42. The campaign stands out because it represents the first overseas deployment of American troops. Thirty-four […]

Tenth Annual Garden & Landscape Symposium

Virtual NY

The King’s Garden at Fort Ticonderoga presents the Tenth Annual Garden & Landscape Symposium on Saturday, April 2, 2022. This program features practical strategies for expanding and improving your garden and landscape. We invite you to join us, whether you are an experienced gardener or you are just getting started, for helpful insights from garden […]

Virtual Author Series

ZOOM NY

The Fort Ticonderoga Author Series features presentations by authors of books related to Fort Ticonderoga’s history. Holly Mayer talks about her new book Congress's Own: A Canadian Regiment, the Continental Army, and American Union. Colonel Moses Hazen's 2nd Canadian Regiment was one of the first "national" regiments in the American Army. Created by the Continental Congress, it drew members […]

Twenty-Sixth Annual War College of the Seven Years’ War

Virtual NY

Fort Ticonderoga seeks proposals for papers broadly addressing the period of the Seven Years’ War for its Twenty-Sixth Annual War College of the Seven Years’ War to be held May 20-22, 2022. Submissions are due July 15, 2021. See the Call for Papers below for more details. Since its beginning in 1996, the War College […]