Paul Revere's Ride
April 18, 1775: Whose Midnight Ride? (p. 722)
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Poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow changed some historical details in "Paul Revere's Ride." Research the events of the night of April 18, 1775. What role did William Dawes play in the midnight ride? What role did Paul Revere play? Prepare a report to present to the class.