The White Plains Historical Society

Battle of White Plains

Sunday, October 27, 2013 - White Plains, NY.

Washington's Headquarters during the Battle of White Plains
Jacob Purdy House
60 Park Avenue

Crowd Assembles

White Plains High School Band

Band Director
Katherine Davis



President Rob Hoch

Arrival of Troops

Flag Raising
Trustee (and re-enactor) Denis Jones

Pledge of Allegiance
Led by Assemblyman David Buchwald

The Rev. Jeffrey A. Geary, Pastor
White Plains Presbyterian Church

Legislator Bill Ryan, Council President Beth Smayda, Assemblyman David Buchwald, Council Member Milagros Lecuona

Hon. Tom Roach
Mayor of White Plains

Roll Call, read by 1st VP John Vorperian
Battle of White Plains local soldiers

Musket Fire

Colonial Cooking

Trustee Teddy Lee with Reenactors

Young Visitors


Purdy Descendents

Gift Shop

Photographs Lou DeGenaro