Monthly Archives: September 2011

18th Century Land Transactions In and Around Elk Landing

For over a decade, the Historic Elk Landing Foundation has been aware of and has been attempting to organize the many boxes of documents that it retains. All this year a team of volunteers has been pulling from those boxes … Continue reading

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“The Intrenching Troops Must Go without Fail!”

On September 7, 1781 General George Washington wrote, “The want of sufficient number of transports to carry our whole Force and Apparatus from this place at once, is a great Misfortune.  The heavy Ordnance and necessary Stores will be forwarded … Continue reading

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