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Colonial Food for Thought: A Newport Eats Living History Event
Colonial Food for Thought: A Newport Eats Living History Event
Colony House
February 18, 2017
10AM-1PM
Free Admission
In 1777, Newport was occupied by British troops and a blockade prevented trade to the island. A population with a sophisticated palate, used to trade goods from all over the word, was now forced to eat local. What did people eat 240 years ago to survive the harsh winter and war-torn environment?
Colony House
82 Touro Street
Newport, Rhode Island
401-841-8770
http://newporthistory.org/events/event/colonial-food-for-thought-a-newport-eats-l

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