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Shingle from Washington's Headquarters at Newburgh

Object Number: 
INV.1066
Date: 
1750-1775
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 26 3/4 x 7 x 1/2 in. ( 67.9 x 17.8 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
written: label; "Shingle from the Washington/ Head-Quarter at Newburgh/ presented by Dr. James F. Fergusen/ Sept 6, 1893/ See letter in Letter Book."
Description: 
Wooden shingle with hand-wrought nails and label, "Shingle from the Washington/ Head-Quarter at Newburgh/ presented by Dr. James F. Fergusen/ Sept 6, 1893/ See letter in Letter Book."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. James F. Fergusen
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group