CelebrateHAMILTON is the annual event sponsored by The Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society (The AHA Society) to celebrate the life and legacy of Alexander Hamilton on the anniversary of his passing. 2014 marks the third annual CelebrateHAMILTON program, which commemorated the 210th anniversary of Hamilton's duel with Aaron Burr and subsequent death.
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AHA Society Events for CelebrateHAMILTON 2014
Among the seventeen events held as part of CelebrateHAMILTON 2014, there were a variety of presentations, tours, and guided walks on various topics from Alexander Hamilton's life. This year included the first 'Young Immigrant Hamilton' Tour and events celebrating the 350th anniversary of New Jersey's founding, plus 210th anniversary commemorations of Alexander Hamilton's funeral with a funeral procession walk, graveside remembrance ceremony, and keynote speech by Dr. Joanne Freeman from Yale University.
Learn all the event details from the interactive e-flyer with full event descriptions.
Live Tweeting from CelebrateHAMILTON 2014
Over the four days of events, the AHA Society shared pictures, event updates, and fun facts on its Twitter account in real time.
All the tweets from the CelebrateHamilton events have been compiled into a collection on the-aha-society.com for anyone to browse through - no need to have a Twitter account!
CelebrateHAMILTON 2014 Videos
Promo Video for CelebrateHAMILTON events
Watch the promotional video for CelebrateHAMILTON 2014, an original AHA Society video clip. View it on YouTube or below.
(Recommended full screen viewing - click on the video to play and then click on the box in the lower right-hand corner)
Trinity Church Broadcast
The graveside remembrance ceremony for Alexander Hamilton's grave and monument at Trinity Wall Street, plus Dr. Joanne Freeman's keynote speech on "Alexander Hamilton: Man of Honor," was broadcast live and is available to watch on-demand from Trinity's website.
C-SPAN3 American History TV Broadcast
C-SPAN3 American History TV filmed Dr. Joanne Freeman's talk inside Trinity Church on "Alexander Hamilton: Man of Honor." The footage was broadcast multiple times on C-SPAN3 American History and is also available to watch online.
Arthur Piccolo, Chairman of the Bowling Green Association, published a video from the graveside remembrance ceremony.
For a more complete summary of photos from the events, view the compilation of our live Twitter feed, which shared many photos throughout the events.
CelebrateHAMILTON 2014 Events Album
Note: By clicking on the picture, you will be directed to The AHA Society Facebook fanpage, where our albums are posted. You do not have to be a member of Facebook to browse the pictures (But if you are, we welcome 'likes' and comments!)
Printable One-Page Itinerary Sheet
Click here to view PDF summary sheet of all 16 public events for CelebrateHAMILTON 2014.
Trinity Church Program
Click here to view a PDF of the program shared at the event at Trinity Church, including a brief description of Alexander Hamilton's funeral procession.
CelebrateHAMILTON in Media
"Hamilton Graveside Remembrance at Trinity Church" from Its Hamiltime!
"Liberty Hall Museum to Welcome Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society for Celebrate Hamilton 2014 " from KeanXchange.com
"The Last Hours of Alexander Hamilton" from TrinityWallStreet.org
"Hamilton's Religion, And Ours" from FirstThings.com