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Old Guard Presentation on the Revolutionary War

Diane Klaif, The Alternative Press

Thursday, April 11, 2013 • 3:04pm

Rich Rosenthal will discuss the Northern NJ American Revolution Round Table and the Northern NJ Civil War Roundtable organizations.  These organizations hold Round Table discussions and invite speakers to further serious study and discussion of the American Revolution and the American Civil War period.  The American Revolution was not just a war but also an introduction of a new idea in government.

Rich Rosenthal is a retired attorney who practiced in Princeton, NJ and currently lives in Morristown.  He has a BA in History from NYU and a JD from Brooklyn College.  Rich Rosenthal is a founding member of the Northern NJ American Revolution Round Table and currently is its corresponding secretary this is the largest Round Table organization in the United States.  Also, he is currently President of Northern NJ Civil War Round Table. 

All area 50-plus active men are invited to attend meetings of the Summit Area Old Guard on Tuesday mornings at the New Providence Municipal Center at 360 Elkwood Avenue.  A coffee hour starts at 9:15 that is followed by a 10 AM short business meeting. Old Guard members participate in sports, bridge, hikes, trips, plays, concerts and cultural events. Members will visit the Barnes Collection in Philadelphia in April.  Call Ralph Ortega at 908-244-4384 for more information or log on to the website:  www.summitoldguard.homestead.com.

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