ARRT-NY welcomes all individuals with a sincere interest in the history of the American revolutionary era, and boasts an interesting mix of academic, professional, avocational, and age backgrounds. Regular dues are only $40 per season, payable in October. (There are discounts for student, senior, and family members.)
Prix-fixe dinners are $45.00 per member, $55.00 per guest. (This also comprises our private accommodation and table service.)
One may join ARRT-NY at a meeting, or at any time, by downloading, printing, and mailing our convenient dues form (PDF, 24K), and following instructions on the form.
ARRT-NY's Annual Best Book Awards
An ancillary activity of the organization is the annual announcement of our considered choice for the best book on the subject of the American Revolution published in the previous calendar year. All members are invited to nominate their candidates, and the ARRT-NY Board of Governors makes the final decision. A certificate of the honor is sent to the winning author. Below are the most recent selections.
The Great Divide: The Conflict between Washington and Jefferson that Defined a Nation
Give Me a Fast Ship: The Continental Navy and America's Revolution at Sea
Andrew Jackson O'Shaughnessy
The Men Who Lost America: British Leadership, the American Revolution, and the Fate of the Empire
Reporting the Revolutionary War: Before It Was History, It Was News
Liberty's Exiles: American Loyalists in a Revolutionary World
Defiance of the Patriots: The Boston Tea Party and the Making of America
The Intimate Lives of the Founding Fathers
Thomas M. Truxes
Defying Empire: Trading with the Enemy in Colonial New York
Sons of Providence: The Brown Brothers, the Slave Trade, and the American Revolution