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Lunch and Learn: Militias and Colonial Defense
April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
From its earliest charter in 1663, North Carolina was expected to maintain militias for its own defense against hostile invasion, pirates, rebellion, or war with Native Americans. Join us to learn about how militias were organized, how they were called up and outfitted, and how they functioned in the period between 1663 and 1763.
This monthly brownbag lunch series will be held in the North Carolina History Center.
Tickets for each event are $6 per person and free for Tryon Palace Foundation members. Each Lunch and Learn will begin at noon and guests will meet in Mattocks Hall inside the North Carolina History Center. No food or beverage is provided.