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Point Lookout

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Stock #: 107185
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Scenic
State: Maryland (MD)
Publisher: D.E. Traub
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The southernmost point of the State, Where the Potomac river (right) empties into Chesapeake Bay, was the site of a prison for Confederates captured during the Civil War. Earthen works of the fort remain, and a Confederate cemetery is nearby. Now a state park with 3 miles of sandy beach on bay and river, it is a fine spot for camping, fishing and crabbing.

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