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Moore house, Yorktown, Virginia.

Yorktown's Moore House, where Cornwallis officially surrendered

CREDIT: Jackson, William Henry, photographer. “Moore House (house of Cornwallis' surrender), Yorktown, Va.,” 1903. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number: LC-D4-16175.



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