A wealthy merchant who valued patriotism above profit.
Peyton Randolph | President
Esteemed President of the Convention and of the Continental Congress
Richard Henry Lee | Westmoreland County
Celebrated orator of American rights.
Thomas Jefferson | Albemarle County
Political theorist and the future "Pen of the Revolution".
Benjamin Harrison V | Charles City County
Common sense planter at Berkeley Plantation,.
Thomas Nelson, Jr. | York County
Wealthy merchant who valued patriotism above profit.
Patrick Henry | Hanover County
Lawyer and celebrated orator who spoke in defense of individual rights and liberties and the future "Voice of the Revolution".
Edmund Pendleton | Caroline County
Persuasive and judicial leader of the moderates.
Francis Lightfoot Lee
George Washington | Fairfax County
Militia colonel and the future "Sword of the Revolution".
Our mission is to spark a global appreciation for understanding the role that Patrick Henry’s “Give Me Liberty” speech had in setting America on its path to liberty, and to ignite the public’s commitment to preserving the historic site where it happened.