A visiting school history program

Who is the Colonial Man?


         Sam Ladley was born and raised in Maine. He attended Emerson College in Boston

and received degrees in History and Public Speaking. During the 1990s, he lived on the

Hudson River near West Point where he became known as an expert on history of the area.

Sam has been offering the Colonial Man program

for 17 years and has been a popular  lecturer for

Elderhostel/Road Scholar programs for 14 years

 During the summer he enjoys working as a

tour guide and lecturer on small cruise boats

on the New England coast and the Hudson River

and Erie Canal.   Many of those trips are Elderhostel/Road Scholar Adventures

Afloat programs.