Pageant to commemorate events of the Revolutionary War

Three actors staging a presentation of what may have been a reenactment of the story of Jane McCrea, who was killed by Indian allies of the British during the American Revolution, provoking colonists. The event was to help celebrate the sesquicentennial of the Sullivan-Clinton campaign during the Revolution, and was most likely held in either Elmira or Canajoharie.
Identifier
NYSA_B0567-85_B1_638_2
Date
1926 – 1927
Language
English
Source
New York State Archives, New York (State). Education Dept. Division of Archives and History. Photographs of observances of the 150th Anniversary of the American Revolution, 1926-1927. Box 1, No. 638.
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