The Battle of Princeton and the nine preceding days are known as "the ten crucial days of 1776-77," from Washington's Crossing of the Delaware on Christmas Eve to the Battle in Princeton. The personal experiences of people on each of these days are highlighted in their first-person narratives on the following cards. As with all of the Princeton Battlefield Society's Eyewitness of the American Revolution cards. they are people who experienced our American Revolution. They reflect the revolutionary struggle and tell its human side. So join us on this exciting journey as we review the Ten Crucial Days of the American Revolution!
Click on the arrows or black dots to scroll through the 10 eyewitnesses. Click any image to view the eyewitness story in a printable PDF format.