University of Maryland Libraries Digital Collections

Thompson-Neely House, Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania, circa 1952

1952PrintmonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Alternate title:The Thompson-Neely (Pidcock) House, Bowman's Hill Section, Washington Crossing Park, Pa.
Summary:Thompson-Neely House, Washington Crossing Park, Pennsylvania, circa 1952. Caption reads: "Oldest part built in 1701-02 by John Pidcock, first white settler in this area. Captain James Moore (who died here Christmas Day 1776), Captain Wm. Washington, Lord Stirling, Lt. James Monroe quartered here before Washington's momentous crossing of the Delaware on Christmas night in 1776." Message reads: "Dear Harding - Happy New Year! I was struck down with jaundice the week after your party and just out of the hospital. Hope I will be in circulation by the end of the month. Would like to attend some of the S.A.H. meetings. Such is life! always best to you, Sincerely, Dave." Postmark date: 195?; Message included.
Creator:MacNeill, H.T.
Provider:Stephen Moylan Press
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Pennsylvania
Place of origin – Settlement:Whitford
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington Crossing
Topical subjects:Houses
Thompson-Neely House (Pa.)
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
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
Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the University of Maryland Libraries at