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Record 20/746
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Description Folder: LINE OF THE MINUTEMEN MONUMENT

Line of the Minutemen Monument. Photographs, postcards, and negatives of the monument honoring the minutemen who served during the Revolutionary War on April 19, 1775 at the Battle of Lexington on Lexington Common.

Monument is located on Lexington Common. Quote of Captain Parker of the Lexington Minute men is on the monument, along with an image of a rifle. Quote: "Stand your ground. Don't fire unless fired upon. But if they mean to have a war, let it begin here."

9 postcards
About 14 photos
About 8 negatives

This is a folder-level record in Series 09. American Revolution: Monuments.
Year Range from 1900
Year range to 1970
Object ID Worthen.09.100
Object Name Folder, File
People Parker, John
Search Terms American Revolution
Battle Green
Battle of Lexington commemorations
Lexington Common
Line of the Minutemen Monument
Subjects Battles
Independence
Monuments
Title LINE OF THE MINUTEMEN MONUMENT
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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