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Moore House - Yorktown Battlefield, VA | by smokejmt
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Moore House - Yorktown Battlefield, VA

After the Continental Army, with the help of the French, succeeded in preventing any escape from the 1783 siege at Yorktown, British General Charles Cornwallis sent his emissaries to negotiate a surrender of his command. The official surrender was negotiated in the Moore House.

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Taken on October 9, 2007