Patriot Movement Before the American Revolution

Historian Amy Watson talked about British imperialism and the New England Patriot movement in the 1700s. She described the movement’s… read more

Historian Amy Watson talked about British imperialism and the New England Patriot movement in the 1700s. She described the movement’s ideology, discussed why they were involved in the 1745 siege of Louisbourg -- a French port in modern-day Nova Scotia--, and argued that the Patriot movement inspired the American Revolution. Ms. Watson is a research fellow at the Massachusetts Historical Society, which provided this video. close

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Patriot Movement Before the American Revolution

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Program ID:
477285-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Nov 08, 2020 | 2:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Nov 08, 2020 | 2:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3