Valuable

Opening November 4, 2016 – Ending November 3, 2018

This exhibition gives visitors an opportunity to see pieces from the collection with histories connected with famous Revolutionary War era Americans and legendary events of America’s founding. Many of these select objects have not been on exhibit in decades.

Take this chance to see Dennis Malone Carter’s “Molly Pitcher at the Battle of Monmouth,” the delicate silk shoe of Martha Washington, the last known letter from martyred Continental spy Nathan Hale, and more.

Dennis Malone Carter's "Molly Pitcher at the Battle of Monmouth" 1854 Oil on Canvas, Collection of Fraunces Tavern Museum

Dennis Malone Carter’s “Molly Pitcher at the Battle of Monmouth” 1854 Oil on Canvas, Collection of Fraunces Tavern Museum