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Hartsville in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Moland House

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 20, 2015
1. Moland House Marker
Inscription. Gen. Washington's headquarters Aug. 10-23, 1777, during the Neshaminy encampment of 11,000 troops. Here, the Marquis de Lafayette functioned for the first time as Major General at the Council of War on Aug. 21, and Count Casimir Pulaski of Poland met Washington for the first time. An experienced military commander, Pulaski was later appointed Brigadier General of mounted troops and is remembered as the "Father of the American Cavalry."
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 40° 14.158′ N, 75° 5.558′ W. Marker is in Hartsville, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on Old York Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1641 Old York Road, Warminster PA 18974, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to the Moland House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Early Life on the Moland Farm (about 300 feet away); Cross Roads (approx. half a mile away); John Kulick and Tristan Smith (approx. 0.7
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By Don Morfe, July 20, 2015
2. Moland House Marker
miles away); Independence Hall Stones (approx. 0.7 miles away); 9/11 NYC Emergency Responders' Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Log College (approx. 1Ż miles away); John Fitch's Steamboat (was approx. 2 miles away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartsville.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
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By Don Morfe, July 20, 2015
3. Moland House
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By Don Morfe, July 20, 2015
4. Moland House
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By Don Morfe, July 20, 2015
5. Moland House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 27, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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