Living History Event: RIOT! Yankees versus Buckskins
Although coined the "United States" when the Declaration of Independence was written, the states were anything but united by the end of that year. Feuds persisted between states from private soldiers all the way up to the gentlemen officers.
During this one-day living history event, see how the cold and lonely existence on this forward post would lead soldiers to fight, nearly erupting in a riot at the end of 1776. Witness the altercation between Pennsylvania and Massachusetts mean go sour as swords blow and musket fires explode in the camp.