America: Promised Land

Our very own Vice President and Head of Membership, Colonel Adrian Bogart, is featured in the HISTORY Channel’s new miniseries, “America: Promised Land,” debuting on Monday, May 29, at 9/8c. Col. Bogart traces the path of his ancestor, Harmen Meyndertsz van den Bogaert, in his expedition to save the Dutch fur trade in New Netherland. Learn more about the series on the History Channel website, and relive Col. Bogart’s trek on his Facebook page, Return to the Unknown. If you are interested in learning more about Harmen Meyndertsz van den Bogaert, Drs. Charles Gehring and William Starna have translated van den Bogaert’s journal, A Journey into Mohawk and Oneida Country, 1634-1635, which is available on Amazon.com. Image source

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