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United States Military Academy West Point New York
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Stock #: 330580
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: West Point
State: New York (NY)
Publisher: Dexter Press Inc.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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West Point's history began when Gen. George Washington recognized the strategic importance of the site in controlling navigation on the Hudson River. U.S. troops were first garrisoned here on January 20, 1778, making West Point the oldest continuously occupied military post in the country