September 25

Event:
1773
Daniel Boone with his family and a group of about 50 emigrants begins the first attempt by Americans to establish a settlement in Kentucky.

1775 The British capture American Revolutionary War commander Ethan Allen. He is held for two years before being exchanged.

1780 Benedict Arnold after giving John André information on how the Fort at West Point and learning of André’s capture, flees to the British ship Vulture on the Hudson.

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For a Spiral Bound book with information on events that happened on each day of the year during the American Revolutionary Period goto: American Revolutionary Period: 1760-1789

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