Valley Forge, Pennsylvania (1890)

Valley Forge, Pa. 1890

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania (1890)
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania (1890) image detail
Date: 1890
Author: A E Downs
Dwnld: Full Size (9.12mb)
Source: Library of Congress
Print Availability:
Print Availability c
See our Prints Page for more details
This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Pennsylvania that you might want to check out.

Sorta unlovely birdseye map of Valley Forge [gmap].

This map was made a little over a hundred years after the father of our country wintered nearby with his brave but weary Continental Army. Where they played the most American of bat-and-ball games, favored of our founding fathers -- cricket.

For more map resources and imagery from this period in Valley Forge's history, check out the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's website.

Valley Forge, Pa. 1890 wide thumbnail image