Thomas Paine and Revolutionary History
The panelists talked about Thomas Paine and his role in the Revolutionary War. They focused on Paine’s role as author, solider and founding father. Following their prepared remarks they answered questions from audience members.
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Jim Johnson Colonel (Retired) U.S. Army
Dan McCarthy Associate Professor College of New Rochelle->Political Science
Brian McCartin Director Thomas Paine National Historical Assn.->Memorial Museum
Thomas S. Wermuth Dean Marist College->Liberal Arts School
Writings of Thomas Paine
Guests examined the history of the American Revolution and Early Republic through the writings of Thomas Paine. His Common…
Thomas Paine Portrayal
Thomas Paine, as portrayed by Hans Peterson, reflected on his life and the writing of Common Sense. Following his…
Governor William Bradford Interpretation
“Governor Bradford” answered questions from students aboard the C-SPAN school bus.
225th Anniversary of Common Sense
Mr. Fruchtman talked about the beliefs of Thomas Paine and how they influenced his writing of Common Sense. He also…