The purpose of the DAR's American History Committee is to promote American history throughout the year by honoring significant historical people, places, dates, and events in various essay contests. The American History Essay Contest is an annual contest for 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th graders in public school. This year's topic was "A Colonial Family's Reaction to the Stamp Act." Amy is the Anna Stickney Chapter winner and the 6th grade winner for the state of New Hampshire.
A Colonial Family's Reaction to the Stamp Act
DAR Stamp Act Draft #1
Stamp of Approval
Amy was presented the award on April 13, 2016 by Dr. Sodonburg and Mrs. Laselle. Her essay will be sent on to the national competition.