Sunday, June 26, 2011

Sybil Ludington’s Heroic Ride

via delancey place
“In today's excerpt - with all deference to a former governor from Alaska, not only was the purpose of Paul Revere’s ride to warn the revolutionaries of an impending British attack, there was another heroic ride of warning twice as long as Revere’s. The rider was  sixteen year old Sybil Ludington…”
Read the rest here. More on Sybil can be found here.

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