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Washington's Headquarters in winter, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:Washington's Headquarters in winter, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Washington arrived at this house, owned by Isaac Potts, in December, 1777. He remained here for six months, conferring with his aides and generals, addressing appeals to Congress and planning future campaigns. Martha Washington was with him from February until June and was a dominant personality in the camp." Postcard number: 14.
Provider:World Post Card Co.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Pennsylvania
Place of origin – Settlement:Philadelphia
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Valley Forge
Topical subjects:Military headquarters
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Washington, George, 1732-1799
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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