Women in the American Revolution: Putting the ‘Her’ in Heroics Lecture


In Celebration of Women’s History Month


Women in the American Revolution:

Putting the ‘Her’ in Heroics Lecture

Saturday, March 4, 2017

(snow date: Sunday, March 5, 2017)



Presenter: Eric Chandler

Local historian & Norwalk Historical Commissioner


Learn about some of the women who risked their lives, their fortunes and their sacred honor to lift the yoke of British control of the 13 colonies.  There are many tales of courage to be revealed about these unsung heroines of the American Revolution.

About Eric Chandler

Eric Chandler has been involved in American Revolutionary War Living History since 1974.  He has portrayed infantry, light infantry, whale-boat raider and both mounted and dismounted dragoons.  Mr. Chandler is a resident of Norwalk, CT,  a commissioner on the Norwalk Historical Commission and a retired land title insurance underwriter.  His artistic endeavors have included cartooning, working in local theater and decades as a musician  playing saxophone in area Rock and Roll and Blues bands.


Admission: $5/person, payable at the door

Registration required as space is limited: info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org or 203-846-0525



Norwalk Historical Society Museum
141 East Avenue
Parking available in the Norwalk City Hall parking lot at 125 East Avenue.
The Museum is in the red brick house with double blue front doors, next to the Norwalk Health Department