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Box 4 [F09.083.02.02]


Contains 36 Collections and/or Records:

Captain Jack's Ride

 File — Box: 4 [F09.083.02.02], Folder: 5
Scope and Contents Information about the recreation of Captain Jack's ride to Philadelphia in 1775 to deliver the Mecklenburg Declaration to the Continental Congress. The committee planned a similar ride along the same route, an idea that proved a success with the exception of the impoundment of the rider's horse by a Virginia official for alleged mistreatment.
Dates: 1974 - 1975

First in Freedom

 File — Box: 4 [F09.083.02.02], Folder: 9
Scope and Contents Information about LeGette Blythe's play, a highlight of the 1975 celebration, held on May 20, the eve of President Ford's visit.
Dates: 1974 - 1975