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May 16, 2010 - Washington Crossing, NJ

This morning we went over to the Washington Crossing State Park in Titusville, NJ. This is a beautiful park with lots of trees. I'm sure you all remember from studying American History that General George Washington decided to make this very treacherous crossing of the largely frozen Delaware River to get his men from Pennsylvania to New Jersey. But, I'll bet you didn't remember when he made this historic crossing. When?, you ask? Christmas Night! Yes, Christmas Night in 1776. Many of his men were tired and weak from the effects of the...

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