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The Revolution Almost Ended on 11 September 1776


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Benjamin Franklin & John Adams meet Admiral Howe to discuss peace. What if . . . They met on Staten Island after General Washington had been defeated on Long Island.

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The Revolution Almost Ended on 11 September 1776

  1. 1. “They met, they talked, they parted. And now nothing remains but to fight it out.” — British report after the Staten Island Peace Conference 11 September 1776
  2. 2. Travel back in time to Staten Island, New York on 11 September 1776 A.D. The day Benjamin Franklin and John Adams meet Admiral Lord Howe to discuss the possibility of peace between Britain & the Colonies.
  3. 3. For his 24-hour bubble in time, Doc arrives prior to the meeting. According to history, neither Admiral Howe nor Franklin and Adams, have any real authority from their respective governments to negotiate. Doc’s Mission: Nine Eleven
  4. 4. Doc quickly learns that is not the case. Doc’s Mission: Nine Eleven
  5. 5. George Washington has just been defeated on Long Island, and his army is being threatened across the Hudson on York (Manhattan) Island. Doc’s Mission: Nine Eleven
  6. 6. What if a peace is negotiated? Doc’s Mission: Nine Eleven
  7. 7. As the peace conference gets underway, Doc must decide how to stop the negotiations and keep our history intact But at what cost? Doc’s Mission: Nine Eleven
  8. 8. Complicating matters, Thyia, granddaughter of Pandora is present; what trouble does she bring? Doc’s Mission: Nine Eleven
  9. 9. And what of the legend of a ghost in Billopp House on the southwestern corner of Staten Island? A servant girl killed by the owner who believed she betrayed him to the Colonists? Doc’s Mission: Nine Eleven
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