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Tun Tavern was a tavern and brewery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvan...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
Tun Tavern was a tavern and brewery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which served as a founding or early meeting place for a number of notable groups. It is traditionally regarded as the site where what would become the United States Marine Corps held its first recruitment drive during the American Revolution. It is also regarded as one of the "birthplaces of Masonic teachings in America."
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Marine Corps ring found on Florida beach reunited with owner

Fox News - 25 Jul 2018
The ring's markings include the Marine Corps emblem, the birthdate of the Corps and "Tun Tavern" — the "birthplace" of the military branch — and also a famous photo of Marines raising a U.S. flag on Mount Suribachi in Iwo Jima, Japan in 1945. It wasn ...
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Nighlife listings

Press of Atlantic City - 15 Aug 2018
Wonder Bar 3701 Sunset Ave., 609-344-8888 Saturday: Brian McConnell, 5 p.m.; Tuesday: Industry Night with DJ; Sa, T. The Tun Tavern 2 Convention Blvd., 609-347-7800 Thursday: Open Mic Night; Saturday: Live Music; Sunday: Games on the Patio; ...
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William A. Ripp, 68, formerly of Port Leyden

Newzjunky.com - 21 Jul 2018
Military Rites will be provided by Charles J. Love Post # 406, American Legion, Harland J. Hennessey Post V.F.W. and Tun Tavern Marine Corps League, all of Boonville. Arrangements are in care of Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. Boonville. For an on-line ...
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Listen, Dance, Plau

Press of Atlantic City - 01 Aug 2018
The Tun Tavern 2 Convention Blvx., 609-347-7800 Thursday: Open Mic Night; Saturday: Live Music; Sunday: Games on the Patio; Monday: Brews & Board Games; Tuesday: Quizzo; TH, Sa, Su, M, T. Little Water Distillery 807 Baltic Ave., Unit B, 609-344-7867 ...
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Tun Tavern revisited

Bellefontaine Examiner - 11 Nov 2017
The American Legion Harold Kerr Post 173 celebrated the USMC's 242nd with the traditional sharing of a piece of cake among the oldest Marine in the room and the youngest. The Marine Corps had its first recruiting drive Nov. 10, 1774, in Tun Tavern, a ...
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Special Fathers Day Brunch at National Museum of the Marine Corps

Prince William Living (press release) (blog) - 08 Jun 2018
Tun Tavern restaurant at the National Museum of the Marine Corps will host a special brunch for Father's Day, Sunday, June 17, starting at 10:00 a. m. Throughout the day, Museum visitors can participate in a variety of activities focused on robotics ...
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CONNECTIONS: Bow Ties snarl; Big Tents fold

theberkshireedge.com - 03 Jul 2018
About Connections: Love it or hate it, history is a map. Those who hate history think it irrelevant; many who love history think it escapism. In truth, history is the clearest map to how we got here: America in the 21stcentury. Once upon a time in a ...
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On this day 1775…founding of the USMC

The Drinks Business - 10 Nov 2017
Nicholas, a mason of the temple that met at the Tun Tavern, immediately established his recruiting headquarters at the pub (although some say it was in fact at another pub called the Conestoga Waggon that Nicholas's family owned) and by January 1776 ...
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AC Arts Foundation's 48 Blocks unifies community through art

Press of Atlantic City - 20 Jun 2018
The event has grown from a one-day, city-wide arts festival to now a two-day event with local businesses joining in on the fun, including Tun Tavern and Sixty Lobby Bar, which will offer drink specials for 48 Blocks, and Violet Mae's Salon, which will ...
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How to Drink Like a Marine

Daily Beast - 10 Nov 2017
Point in fact, during the American Revolution, Tun Tavern in Philadelphia served as the first recruiting post for U.S. Marines. It's a topic of special interest to me, since it combines my two careers. I'm a cocktail and spirits writer as well as a ...
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Military art project honors Marine Corps

The Lake Country Echo - 25 May 2018
By viewing the painting—and taking special care to study every little detail—one is able to take something of a journey, from Tun Tavern to nautical battles on Lake Erie during the War of 1812; the taking of the castle Chapultepec, Mexico City ...
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5 reasons to love the Marine Corps

Marine Corps Times - 16 Mar 2018
It's only reasonable that the guy who wanted a bunch of mean and nasty fighters to fight the redcoats aboard ship would go to the world famous Tun Tavern in Philadelphia to recruit some of the meanest, nastiest, beer drinkingest, rough and tumble men ...

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