Hamilton on the Hudson 2013
Hamilton on the Hudson was a program first held in 2013 by the Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society (the AHA Society) to celebrate the 225th anniversary of New York ratifying the US Constitution. Thirteen events were held over a period of three days from July 26-28th to explore Alexander Hamilton's presence in the Hudson River Valley of New York.
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AHA Society Events for Hamilton on the Hudson 2013
For descriptions of each event, view the interactive flyer from Hamilton on the Hudson
George Clinton Birthday - Kingston
Ratifying Convention Location Spotlight - Poughkeepsie
Ratifying Convention Commemoration - Poughkeepsie
Tour of Mt. Gulian - Beacon
Walking Tour of Dennings Point - Beacon
Walking Tour of Robinson House and Arnold Escape Route - Garrison-on-Hudson
Tour of Fishkill Supply Depot - Fishkill
Walking Tour of Hamilton descendant graves at Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetary - Poughkeepsie
Viewing of the "Hamilton Mixtape" at Vassar Reading Festival - Poughkeepsie
Tour and Talk at West Point Museum - West Point
Tour of New Windsor Cantonment - New Windsor
Viewing of site of Thomas Ellison House - New Windsor
Speakers Panel on Washington and Hamilton - Newburgh
Hamilton on the Hudson: Videos
Poughkeepsie Journal: "Poughkeepsie's role in New York's ratification of the U.S. Constitution saluted"
The Poughkeepsie Journal produced two videos on The AHA Society events in Poughkeepsie, NY.
C-SPAN American History Broadcast: 225th Anniversary of New York Ratification
C-SPAN 3 filmed Dr. Andrew Shankman from Rutgers University on "The Gentleman and the Democrat: Alexander Hamilton, Melancton Smith, and the Battle over the US Constitution."
C-SPAN American History Broadcast: Washington and Hamilton's Partnership
The lecture series on Alexander Hamilton and George Washington's wartime partnership and beyond was also filmed by C-SPAN 3. The program includes talks by author Michael Newton on "Washington and Hamilton's Friendship" and AHA Society President Rand Scholet presenting on "Washington's Indispensable Partner", followed by a panel Q&A session.
Hamilton on the Hudson: In the News
Discover the Presidential Past of Newburgh
"Poughkeepsie's role in New York's ratification of the U.S. Constitution saluted"
from the Poughkeepsie Journal
Hamilton on the Hudson: Details
Read through the e-flyer posted prior to Hamilton on the Hudson with dates, times, and descriptions for events.
Browse press releases from before and after Hamilton on the Hudson