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Mail: P.O. Box 115, South Bound Brook, New Jersey 08880 
Location: 17 von Steuben Lane, South Bound Brook, New Jersey 08880

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Revolutionary Tea

Discover the role of this popular beverage in the 18th century
Did Great Britain lose the colonies over “the cup that cheers”?


Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 ~ 2 PM
Abraham Staats House

17 von Steuben Lane, South Bound Brook 08880

Stacy Roth of History on the Hoof

Join Stacy F. Roth of History on the Hoof at the historic Abraham Staats House for a special program on Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 2PM to 4PM. This 18th Century-attired program explores the history of tea to the 18th century, why it was so important in the lives of American colonists, the etiquette and material culture of tea in the period, why it became so unpopular in the 1760s and 70s, and some of the substitutes used to replace it.

$15 per person, $10 members. Reserve early!
Purchase tickets online or call 732-469-3198.
Not a member? Join!

The program includes a display of an 18th century tea service, additional items, plus anecdotes, songs, and poetry. 18th century-appropriate teas and refreshments will be served.

House tours available.
Doors open at 1:45PM.


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The Friends of the Abraham Staats House, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which has received an operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State though the State/County History Partnership Program Grant, and administered in Somerset County by the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission


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