The Mohawk Valley Path Through History begins with the Revolutionary War - the sites and events related to this period in history.
Sir William Johnson establishes trading post at Warrenbush on Mohawk River
Birth of Joseph Brant, of Mohawk parentage, who becomes a protégé of Sir William Johnson and leader of his people.
Fort Stanwix Treaty, orchestrated by Sir William Johnson, creates a western boundary of the colonies from Ft. Stanwix south along the Unadilla River
The 2nd New Hampshire Regiment arrives at Fort Rensselaer to establish a supply depot for the Western Mohawk Frontier.
Sir William Johnson extends his southern territory
General James Clinton brings his 1800 man army to Canajoharie river flats to begin his march down the Susquehanna to join General Sullivan in Tioga, NY
Colonial and Native relationships strained over land issues
Loyalists raid across the Mohawk Frontier throughout the summer ending with the Cherry Valley Massacre on 11/11/1778
Tryon County Committee of Safety issues the Stone Arabia Resolves in support of the people of Boston and the Rebellion against Great Britain
William Johnson expands a trading post forty miles to the southwest at the prominent Oghwaga.