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Alfred F. Young

Alfred F. Young is Professor Emeritus of History at Northern Illinois University, author of The Shoemaker and the Tea Party and Masquerade: The Life and Times of Deborah Sampson, Continental Soldier, and co-editor of Revolutionary Founders.


Since the American revolution, “owning” the Tea Party has been a political act.

Alfred F. Young