When we moved from the Netherlands to Philadelphia six years ago, my wife and I first landed in Fishtown. It’s a nice neighborhood if you are young, but for us, eventually, Mt. Airy in Northwest Philly beckoned.
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History through the eyes of eight young spectators
For the 30th time re-enactors took stage at the Grounds of Cliveden to relive that foggy morning of October 4, 1777. This is the second time I made a video for WHYY’s NewsWorks of this annual event. (You can find my video of the 2012 event here, if you are interested.) This year we learn about what happened on the battlefield via the questions of eight young spectators.