American Revolution

FILE -- The National Mall and Washington Monument is seen from the rooftop of the U.S. Capitol in Washington. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Connecticut Pols Continue Push For DC Memorial Honoring Black Soldiers In American Revolution

Sen. Richard Blumenthal said the black soldiers fought to liberate America even as their own rights and liberties were denied.


Preservationist Adam Woodward discovered a cellar that he believes could be the foundation of the Revolutionary War-era Bull's Head Tavern. (credit: Adam Woodward)

Preservationist Believes He’s Found Tavern Where George Washington Visited

If it is indeed the home of the legendary watering hole, the discovery could mean that a building that is perhaps Manhattan’s oldest is slated to demolished.