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Paul Revere, who lived from 1734 to 1818, played a crucial role in the American colonies' fight for independence from the British crown. He is most known for his Midnight Ride on April 18, 1775, where he rode by horse fr... More »

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Kid-friendly resources about Paul Revere are growing in number and availability, from historical fiction books such as "Rush Revere and the American Revolution" to animated videos such as "Liberty's Kids," to an interact... More »

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The words associated as a historic utterance by Paul Revere were actually the creation of poet Henry Longfellow. In "Paul Revere's Ride," the poet gave the patriot this famous line: "One if by land, and two if by sea..." More »

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Paul Revere's accomplishments range from acting as a silversmith, dentist, artist and soldier, to playing an important role in political leadership, business, and running the first recorded patriot intelligence network. ... More »

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Paul Revere was a goldsmith, engraver, dentist and industrialist. His hardware factory produced bells for churches and cannons for the military, and he opened the first rolled-copper mill in North America. More »

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Paul Revere attended school until the age of 13, when he left to become a silversmith apprentice to eventually take over the family business. It is likely that he was sent to school only to learn essential reading, writi... More »

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Paul Revere's most famous quote, "The British are coming," is actually a misquote. He never said it. Historians point out that at the time of the English invasion, most colonists still considered themselves British, so t... More »

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