In 1777 George Washington Slept Everywhere

On Sunday I went to Hope Lodge to see a Re-enactment of an Encampment of 1777.  It was amazing and informational.

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They dressed, ate and even played games all in the spirit of the 18th Century.

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Everyone was represented.

The Hessian Army

The Hessian Army

The British Army

The British Army

The American Regular Army

The American Regular Army

The Militia

The Militia

Here are some random shots of took of the “People of 1777”.

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The Encampment in front of Hope Lodge with the colors of Autumn in the background.

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Who doesn’t like a good bayonet charge?

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I have to say that I love when people like these have such cool hobbies!!!  Thank you Cool Hobby people for giving me an eye into history and a great way to spend an Autumn day!

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