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Battle Green Vietnam: The 1971 March on Concord, Lexington, and Boston

August 23, 2021 7:00 PM — 8:00 PM

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Join Dr. Elise Lemire as she discusses her new book, Battle Green Vietnam: The 1971 March on Concord, Lexington, and Boston, with Bestor Cram – one of the leaders of the march and a member of Vietnam Veterans Against the War as they set out to traverse Paul Revere’s route in reverse in their quest to bring a message of peace to the people. Through the signature efforts of the veterans – and by the women of Concord, Lincoln, and Lexington who played who provided them crucial logistical support – the march garnered national attention in its effort to prevent President Nixon from escalating the war.

This program is supported in part by the Sally Lanagan Fund.

This program is being livestreamed to a virtual audience.

Details

Date:
August 23
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm