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The Revolutionary War

Animated Map

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See the Revolutionary War unfold, from Lexington to Yorktown and beyond, on our animated map, produced by Wide Awake Films in partnership with Campaign 1776, a project of the Civil War Trust.

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Special thanks to the American Revolution Institute of the Society of the Cincinnati for historical consultation
and George Washington's Mount Vernon for live action footage.

Thanks to Dale Gallon for Historical Art; Robert Cloutier for digital animaton; and to The Krupp Foundation and the Archelis & Bodman Foundations for generous project funding.

Want more videos? Check out our collection of Revolutionary War In4 videos.