April 18: Midnight Ride of Paul Revere
On this date in 1775, Paul Revere, William Dawes, Samuel Prescott, and others rode to warn patriots at Concord about the movement of British soldiers from Boston to Lexington. We’ve assembled a collection of resources around Paul Revere, his midnight ride, and the battles at Concord and Lexington the following day.
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Map of Eastern Massachusetts, 1775–1776
Map of Eastern Massachusetts showing the coastline of Massachusetts Bay, Boston, Charleston, Concord, Marshfield and other settlements, and the routes of the British expeditions to Salem, Concord, and Marshfield. From the Maps ETC website.