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Creation Date

7-4-1876

Description

SV355 — Nelson Dionne Collection. View of a triumphal arch, festooned with American flags, constructed for the centennial celebration on July 4, 1876, at the end of the North Bridge going into North Salem. The arch commemorates the event of "Leslie's Retreat," on February 26, 1775, in North Salem at this location. Most of the buildings in view are non-extant today.

Keywords

Salem, Centennial, Arches, North Salem, Leslie's Retreat

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