The Pursuit of History: Rebellion in New England

Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site

in Cambridge, MA

May 10 and 11, 2024 with an optional tour on May 12


  • Includes two full days of programs - talks, walking tours, archive tours, and more - and breakfast, lunch, and dinner both days.
    The program starts at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, May 10.

  • Tour the American Wing at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston with art historian Deborah Stein to learn about the art and artifacts of Revolutionary-era Boston, including the portraits of key Boston figures painted by John Singleton Copley. Tour time is 11:00 a.m. Museum entry is good for the entire day. Professor Stein and The Pursuit of History staff will join the group for lunch (purchase on your own).

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Waiver & Release of Claims

Presented by The Pursuit of History, Inc., the non-profit organization that creates and presents The Pursuit of History: Rebellion in New England.

I, the undersigned, agree to this release of all claims, waiver of liability and assumption of risk (“Waiver and Release”). I waive any and all claims I may have now and in the future, and release from all liability and agree not to sue The Pursuit of History, Inc., its officers, agents, representatives, employees or tour guides [hereafter referred to as “Staff”] for any personal injury, death, property damage, or loss sustained by me as a result of my participation in the activities, walking tours, off-site visits, and restaurant meals due to any cause whatsoever, including without limitation, negligence on the part of The Pursuit of History, its Staff, tour partners, or other participants, or death or injury as a result of war, civil unrest or epidemic. I further agree that if I violate this agreement and attempt to bring suit against any part of parties named herein, that I will be held responsible for attorney’s fees and any costs incurred by that person in defending such action.

I am aware that the tour, in addition to the usual dangers and risks inherent, has certain additional dangers and risks, some of which include: physical exertion for which I may not be prepared and weather extremes subject to sudden and unexpected change. I accept all the inherent risks of the proposed tour and the possibility of personal injury, death or property damage or loss resulting there from.

I agree that if I suffer injury or illness The Pursuit of History or its Staff can, at my cost, arrange any medical treatment and emergency evacuation service as it or they deem necessary for my health and safety.

Further, I agree at all times during the tour, to abide by and comply with any additional instructions given by my tour guide or any other Staff and I accept that non-compliance may result in injury, death or permanent disability. I understand that non-compliance may result in my removal from the tour.

In entering this Waiver and Release, I am not relying on any oral, written nor visual representations or statements by The Pursuit of History or its Staff or any other inducement or coercion to go on the bus tour. I confirm that, by my own free will, I have read and understood the Terms and Conditions of this tour and Wavier and Release prior to signing it and agree that this Waiver and Release will be binding upon my heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators and successors.

I understand that photographs and or videos will be taken at this event and agree to be in photographs and videos and to grant the sponsors of this tour to a worldwide, royalty-free license to use my photographic, video, or digital likeness solely for promotional, educational, and/or commercial purposes.

I knowingly and willfully accept these risks and take complete and total responsibility for my behavior, well being and health during the tour. I agree to hold neither The Pursuit of History, nor its Staff liable in any way should any harm come to me.

By purchasing the ticket(s), I affirm that I have fully understood and agree to these Terms and Conditions, Waiver and Release of Liability.


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