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Side view of powderhorn showing engraving of a fort

Havana Powder Horn

This powder horn, engraved with a walled city, flags, and a crown symbol, commemorates the July 7, 1763, British evacuation of Havana on the island of Cuba, marking the end of the Seven Years' War (1756-1763).
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This rare eyewitness Revolutionary War sketch depicts pen and ink drawings of the Continental Army's North Carolina Brigade and female camp followers marching through Philadelphia in August 1777.

Eyewitness Sketch of the North Carolina Brigade

This eyewitness sketch shows soldiers and camp followers of the Continental Army’s North Carolina Brigade marching through Philadelphia on Aug. 25, 1777.
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This image shows a brass chamber door handle that was used at the Presidents House at 6th and Market in Philadelphia while George Washington lived there.

Chamber Door Handle

This brass and iron chamber door handle was removed from the Market Street house that George Washington occupied in Philadelphia during the Constitutional Convention and as President.
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Three brown wooden tent stakes with one sharp end to dig into the ground and one notched end to hold rope.

Tent Pins

These wooden pins, or stakes, were driven into the ground to hold ropes that kept George Washington’s marquee tents upright.
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A browning aging fragment of linen fabric cut from the inner chamber of George Washington's wartime tent.

Tent Fragment

This linen tent fragment was separated from one of General George Washington’s tents in the 1800s.
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A brick-shaped grayish brown stone with the name Charles Quander etched into one of the sides.

Quander Stone

This stone, possibly a sharpening stone, is carved with the name “Charles Quander” and “Mt. Vernon 1777 Va.”
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Baron von Steuben's Regulations

This system of drills for soldiers was developed by officer Baron von Steuben during the American Revolution and was used through the War of 1812.
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Poster showing American soldiers in World War Two marching past American Revolutionary soldiers in the Continental Army

"Americans Will Always Fight for Liberty" Poster

This poster, produced by the U.S. Office of War Information during World War II, makes a direct link between the Revolutionary War and the fight against the Axis powers.
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This image shows the front cover of Joseph Plumb Martin's memoir in aged dark brown with black text to the left, and to the right is the book open to the title page with aging beige color paper and black text.

Joseph Plumb Martin's Memoir

Titled A Narrative of Some of the Adventures, Dangers and Sufferings of a Revolutionary Soldier, Joseph Plumb Martin’s memoir is one of the best resources to learn about common soldiers during the Revolutionary War.
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Sheet of paper filled with cursive writing; paper shows signs of damage

Letter Home by Soldier William Duncan

William Duncan, a Baltimore cooper-turned-soldier, wrote to this letter home on Oct. 7, 1777, three days after fighting in the “very hot” Battle of Germantown near British-occupied Philadelphia.
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