History Stories
CATEGORY: Sons of Liberty
The Stamp Act Riots
August 14, 2015

Look back at the colonial protests that laid the groundwork for the American Revolution a decade later. Read More

Patrick Henry’s “Liberty or Death” Speech
March 22, 2015

On the anniversary of Patrick Henry’s stirring words at the 1775 Virginia Convention, take a look back at the speech that included the famous line, “Give me liberty or give me death!” Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About John Adams
January 23, 2015

Learn 10 surprising facts about the scholarly Sons of Liberty member who served as the second president of the United States. Read More

10 Things You Should Know About Joseph Warren
January 22, 2015

Learn 10 surprising facts about the oft-forgotten Sons of Liberty leader who died in battle before the United States was even born. Read More

The Real-Life Haunts of the Sons of Liberty
January 20, 2015

Explore some of the revolutionaries’ real-life haunts in Boston. Read More

Contents of Boston Time Capsule Buried by Samuel Adams and Paul Revere Unveiled
January 7, 2015

One of the nation’s oldest time capsules was opened on Tuesday evening in Boston, revealing artifacts originally planted by Adams and Revere in 1795. Read More

Time Capsule Buried by Paul Revere and Sam Adams Discovered in Boston
December 12, 2014

Workers fixing a leak at the Massachusetts State House in Boston unearthed a time capsule placed in the building’s cornerstone more than two centuries ago. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About the Boston Tea Party
December 14, 2012

Explore 10 things you may not know about the iconic political protest. Read More