2.00pm – 3.30pm
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What links Anne Lister and the American War of Independence? Join this exclusive talk from Museum Curator Eli Dawson and Military Historian John Spencer to learn about the life of British Army Officer Jeremy Lister and his experiences of fighting in the Revolutionary War.
The talk will examine some of Lister’s letters to Shibden Hall recounting the early battles of the War and reflect on the life of a British Officer during this period with a close-up examination of his uniform, weapons, and equipment.