Hope Lodge

Hope Lodge Fort Washington Pennsylvania

Stock #: 119278
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Fort Washington
State: Pennsylvania (PA)
County: Montgomery
Publisher: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
Additional Details:
Build in 1723 by Samuel Morris, a Welsh Quaker, for his intended bride, but the marriage never took place. During the Revolution, it was for a time the headquarters of General Nathanael Greene and also a hospital for the American wounded. It is notable as a fine example of Colonial Georgian architecture. A property of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.

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