The Fight for Independence at Valley Forge

07.04.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The Continental Army camped in Valley Forge from Dec. 1777 through June of 1778, just after British Forces took control of Philadelphia.

What were conditions like? 

Learn more about the challenges George Washington and his troops faced during that wet winter.


Special thanks to:

Graham Dellinger, Operations Manager of the Valley Forge Encampment Store

Dave Lawrence, Park Ranger with the Valley Forge National Historic Park

Peter Lillback, President of Westminster Theological Seminary

Dara Kane, Museum Educator with the York County History Center


Your Comments(please keep them on topic and polite)

on 07.05.19 Alex Graziani commented

Thank Traci Lynn! Well worth the listen.

on 07.09.19 Laura Frantz commented

Excellent! Thank you so much for helping keep our amazing history alive!