The Lafayette Trail in New Hampshire
In 1824-25 Revolutionary War hero the Marquis de Lafayette visited the United States in a grand triumphal tour. He visited 24 states, including New Hampshire, where he was met with huge crowds and celebratory dinners. French historian and geographer Julien Icher will speak about his efforts to document Lafayette's travels, including the major landmarks he visited in the Granite State and the local people he knew from his Revolutionary War service. Icher will also demonstrate a geographical web app that has allowed him to map Lafayette's tour.
Date & Time
- July 15, 2017
- 2:00PM - 3:00PM