Samuel and Joshua Carpenter

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Episode 003, Samuel and Joshua Carpenter explores the Carpenter brothers who were very influential in Colonial Philadelphia and built Tun Tavern. This episode will discuss:

  • The Life of Samuel Carpenter

  • A quick look at Quakers

  • Joshua Carpenter and establishing Tun Tavern

  • Proprietors of Tun Tavern

This episode will introduce Robert Mullan, the first recruiter of the Marine Corps. We end with a quick introduction of Samuel Nicholas, who will become the first Commandant of the Marine Corps and a controversial topic about Tun.