|Title||[Sammis' Hotel and the Revolution]|
|Collection||Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks|
|Photographer||Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943|
Text about Sammis' Hotel during the American Revolutionary War, particularly during the Battle of Long Island. It is believed that George Washington baited his horses at the hotel. Also a button was found by a hotel clerk, which is believed to have come from Washington's pistol holster.
Scrapbook page from "Views of Nassau County"
Long Island (N.Y.)
Nassau County (N.Y.)
American Revolutionary War
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