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Photographer: Bill Coughlin
Taken: June 19, 2008
Caption: Washington Spring
Additional Description: This spring in Van Saun Park was used as the main water source for the Continental Army during their encampment here in September, 1780. Gen. Washington is believed to have drunk from it on September 13, after reviewing his troops.
Submitted: June 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
Database Locator Identification Number: p25774
File Size: 0.913 Megabytes
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