Stay Connected: Learn how the wealthy profited from the American Revolution

Tom Shachtman

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Bidwell House Museum is hosting a history talk online, with Tom Shachtman, author of "The Founding Fortunes: How the Wealthy Paid for and Profited from America's Revolution," 10 a.m. Saturday, via Zoom. Learn how the Founders dealt with tariffs, taxes on the wealthy and regional disparities in ways that are still relevant today. Tickets are $10, free for members. Register at


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