Reaching The Potomac 18th Century Style

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  7. Portions of the 1738 map by John Senex and Ferdinand John Paris of Maryland and Pennsylvania Boundary (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  8. White’s Ferry Documentary courtesy of YouTube and The Montgomery County Council

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