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August 1775

August 1775

08/13/17
The Schiele Museum of Natural History
1500 E. Garrison Blvd. Gastonia, NC 28054
In August 1775, Forty nine (49) men-husbands, farmers-made history as they signed a document proclaiming independence from Great Britain, the Tryon Association. Visit the Backcountry Farm to learn of this important event in Gaston County's history while exploring common trades, chores, and demonstrations of flintlock firearms. Don't miss reading an official reading of the document at 4 PM! Free with paid museum admission
Information & Amenities
Admission:Less than $10
Age Range:All Ages
General Information:Hours of Operation: 1 PM until 5 PM
Location:Gastonia / Belmont
Type:Historical
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