In the News: George Washington visits Lancaster on Independence Day 1791 – Lancaster Connects

I recently had the pleasure of again doing the “Local History Nugget” segment for Lancaster Connects. In the episode, I talked about George Washington’s Independence Day visit to Lancaster on July 4, 1791, during his first term as president.

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Click here to read more about George Washington’s visit to Lancaster on July 4, 1791.

Click here to read about when the Declaration of Independence was finally read here in Lancaster on July 8, 1776.

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