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Experience Revolutionary War History on the Banks of the Delaware

December 17, 2009, 9:40 am
Annual Reenactment of Washington Crossing the Delaware   History comes to life each year on Christmas Day, when costumed reenactors gather along the banks of the Delaware in Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania, to replicate the journey of General George Washington a nd his troops as they crossed the Delaware River on Christmas ...

Oarsmen practice in prelude to Washington's historic crossing

December 14, 2009, 9:40 am
As a biting Northwest wind whipped through their ranks, a group of hearty oarsmen navigated three large Durham Boats across a swift flowing Delaware River early Sunday afternoon. The journey was a prelude to this year's Christmas Day Crossing, which re-enacts George Washington's daring crossing of the ice-choked Delaware River ...