Nassau Hall on Princeton University Campus

dc.creatorBeards, Daniel E.
dc.date.accessioned2024-05-14T19:42:39Z
dc.date.available2024-05-14T19:42:39Z
dc.date.issued2008-09-01
dc.descriptionDuring the American Revolution, when Princeton's campus became a battleground, Nassau Hall was ravaged by the occupying troops of both armies. The Battle of Princeton(link is external) on January 3, 1777, marked a turning point in the war, when the British troops holding Nassau Hall surrendered to General George Washington. In 1783, the building served as the nation's capitol, housing the Continental Congress from June to November. It was in Nassau Hall that the news of the peace treaty with Great Britain was received.
dc.format.extent4219 x 2813
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10929/115550
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dc.subjectPrinceton University
dc.subjectCampus of Princeton University
dc.subjectIvy League
dc.subjectUniversity
dc.subjectNassau Hall
dc.subjectPrinceton
dc.subjectTown of Princeton
dc.subjectMercer County
dc.subjectThe Delaware Region of New Jersey
dc.subjectU.S. National Register of Historic Places
dc.subjectU.S. National Historic Landmark
dc.subjectU.S. Historic district Contributing property
dc.subjectNew Jersey Register of Historic Places
dc.subjectNew Jersey
dc.subjectNJ
dc.subjectJersey
dc.subjectThe Garden State
dc.titleNassau Hall on Princeton University Campus

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