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George Washington

George Washington

Item Information

Title:
George Washington
Description:
Slate stone at the corner of the Common Street Cemetery (at Mount Auburn Street) is inscribed, "Washington passed this place on his way to Cambridge to take command of the patriot army June 1775 July. Erected by the Ancient & Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts, 2nd July 1914." Photo by William W. Carnes.
Creator:
Carnes, William W.
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Watertown Free Public Library
Collection (local):
Watertown Monuments and Historical Markers
Subjects:
Monuments--Watertown--Massachusetts
War memorials--Watertown--Massachusetts
Memorials--Watertown--Massachusetts
Ancient & Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts
Patriotic societies--Massachusetts--Watertown
Historical societies--Massachusetts--Watertown
Historic sites--Watertown--Massachusetts
Watertown (Mass.)--Social life and customs
Washington, George--1732-1799
Carnes, William W.--1905-1991
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Watertown
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Identifier:
figure 5025