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Revolutionary relics at Fort Monroe, Hampton, Virginia, circa 1901-1907

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Summary:Revolutionary war weaponry at Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia, circa 1901-1907. Caption reads: "Revolutionary relics. These old brass mounted cannon are found inside of Fort Monroe, having been captured from the British at Yorktown, Va., in 1781, when Lord Cornwallis surrendered to Gen. George Washington." Postcard number: 5101.
Provider:Raphael Tuck and Sons
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Hampton
Topical subjects:Arms & armament
Military facilities
Forts & fortifications
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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