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Sep 16, 2014 - French Azilum

We had to go to Rite Aid today to pick up the prescription that I couldn’t get yesterday. The closest was in Towanda, PA about 25 miles from the campground. Along the way, but not after another tour of the countryside, we stopped at French Azilum. I went through the area on a previous trip a couple of years ago and marked it down as a place to return when I had more time. It’s located on a bend in the Susquehanna River downstream of Towanda. It was established to provide a refuge for a group of French exiles in the autumn of 1793. Some of...

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