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"Women of the Revolution" lecture & book signing by Sharyn McCrumb, based on the book "King’s Mountain"

When: Sat., April 11, 2-3 p.m. 2015

Award-winning Southern writer Sharyn McCrumb will return to Kings Mountain Historical Museum to regale audiences of all ages with a program based on her 2013 novel "King’s Mountain," which has just received the Patricia Winn Award for Southern Fiction. Hear about the women whose courageous actions helped to turn the tide of the revolution, such as Mary Patton, who earned her place in history by providing over five hundred pounds of gunpowder to the Overmountain men, essential to the victory at the Battle of Kings Mountain.

Price: FREE

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