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Fort Knox, Bucksport Maine .... Most of our schools take field trips there , so much fun there .

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Henry Knox was one of the most able men in the US Army during the revolution. He was a bookseller who trained himself on military topics. He led the greatest logistics expedition of the war when he transported 60 ton of cannon from Ft Ticonderoga to Boston in mid winter, with no roads and few men. The cannon caused the British to leave Boston. He organized Washington's x-mas assualt on Trenton, crossing the river at night withoug a single loss. Later, he formed West Point and Annapolis…

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Read-Aloud Books for American History

Ten Favorite Read-Aloud Books for American History -- This one tells the story of how Henry Knox was able to move thousands of pounds of cannons across miles of icy New England to protect Boston from the British troops. A feat of engineering and ingenuity!

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Fort Knox, Prospect, Maine A 19th Century seacoast fortification located on the banks of the Penobscot River. Investigated by numerous paranormal groups, including SciFi Channel’s Ghost Hunters. Numerous reports of apparitions, sounds, EVPs, touching and film/photo evidence. Fort Knox: Now Fort Knox State Park or Fort Knox State Historic Site, in Maine was built from 1844-1869. It is located on the western bank of the Penobscot River in the town of Prospect, Maine, about 5 miles (8.0…

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Edward Henry Stockwell - London 1874 - An early example of arts and crafts silver, with elements of Celtic design, made several years before Archibald Knox popularised this style

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Scott 1885 8c General Henry Knox Combo First Day Cover by KMC Venture