EVACUATION DAY, 1783

  Sponsored annually by Fraunces Tavern® Museum. This was the day in 1783 when the British pulled out of New York City and the War for Independence was over. Where: Contact Fraunces Tavern® Museum for meeting place and price. Reservations...

YOUR TOUR GUIDE

  Frederick Cookinham, licensed New York City tour guide, earned his Bachelor’s Degree in American History at Cortland State College in 1976, and his Master’s at Brooklyn College in 1987. Fred has led tours for the Morris-Jumel Mansion, Prof. Kenneth Jackson’s class at...

AGE OF RAND: IMAGINING AN OBJECTIVIST FUTURE WORLD

Frederick Cookinham is the author of THE AGE OF RAND: IMAGINING AN OBJECTIVIST FUTURE WORLD, available from www.amazon.com. An observer of the Objectivist and Libertarian movements for forty-four years, Frederick Cookinham has written for several movement magazines. “Creative and thought provoking.” -Amazon reviewer “Refreshing, insightful look at Ayn Rand and the Objectivists.” -Amazon reviewer “Objective Objectivism.” -Amazon reviewer “Rambling but intriguing…. It’s a thoughtful book, at times amusing…and is far from hero-worshiping when it comes to Rand herself.” Gary...

REVOLUTION IN THE STREETS

Taverns, riots, spies, conspiracies in the midst of the transition of power from King to mob to Congress: little-known sites. The Washingtons of Cherry Street. Where: Meet at Fraunces Tavern®, Pearl St. at Broad St., downtown. Whitehall N and R subway stop. Two and 1/2 hour tour, starts at 11:00 AM   2017: Saturday and Sunday, March 11 and 12 Saturday, October...

MADISON SQUARE

  Madison Square tour—FREE to the public—sponsored by the Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership. Where: Meet at the statue of William H. Seward at the southwest corner of the park, at Broadway and 23rd Street. 90 minute tour, starts at 11:00 2017   Sunday, January 15 February...