Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Capitol Conversations - Baroness Riedesel At The Battle Of Saratoga

Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Time: 2:00 PM

John Trumbull's “Surrender of General Burgoyne” commemorates the moment when the British general surrendered to American General Horatio Gates after the Battle of Saratoga in 1777. Much of what we know about the battle comes from one woman's diary. Learn about Frederika Charlotte von Massow, Baroness Riedesel, and her role in one of the turning points of the American Revolution.

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