Valley Forge, Pennsylvania (1890)

Valley Forge, Pa. 1890

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania (1890)
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Date: 1890
Author: A E Downs
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Source: Library of Congress
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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.



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