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By C. Stephen Badgley

used to be the “Shot heard around the international” at Lexington truly an echo from the lightly rolling hills round the confluence of the good Kanawha and Ohio Rivers? used to be the conflict of aspect friendly really the 1st conflict of the yankee Revolution?

before everything of the twentieth century, throughout the tireless efforts of Mrs. Livia Nye Simpson Poffenbarger, the conflict web site, the monuments and the popularity through congress that this was once a ”battle of the Revolution” have been secured. If it was once certainly a conflict of the Revolution, then it used to be the 1st because it happened six months earlier than the struggle at Lexington.

Her adversary at the concept of it being a conflict of the Revolution used to be Virgil Anson Lewis, famous Historian and Archivist for the nation of West Virginia and a former proponent of the speculation. either Poffenbarger and Lewis wrote books in this debatable topic and those books are either provided whole during this quantity.

The writer has supplied a few very fascinating, proposal frightening proof and speculations so you might examine as you examine the works of those adversaries and shape your personal opinion as to if this conflict was once the 1st of the yank Revolution.

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