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  • Morristown: Where America Survived

Morristown: Where America Survived: Joseph Plumb Martin | PBS

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Program: Morristown: Where America Survived

Morristown: Where America Survived is a thirty-minute High Definition documentary which revisits that winter of 1779-80 when Washingtons troops arrived at the densely-wooded area just south of Morristown known as Jockey Hollow, to build a log hut city for their winter camp. The film is an eye-opening look at how the camp saved the army and the American Revolution from the brink of disaster.

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Post Date: December 16, 2009