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Washington Heights, New York, USA

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Washington Heights, Manhattan, New York, USA
Washington Heights is a New York City neighborhood in the northern reaches of the borough of Manhattan. It is named for Fort Washington, a fortification constructed at the highest point on Manhattan island by Continental Army troops during the American Revolutionary War, to defend the area from the British forces. Washington Heights is bordered by Harlem to the south, along 155th Street, Inwood to the north along Hillside Avenue, the Hudson River to the west, and the Harlem River and Coogan's Bluff to the east.Wikipedia


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Washington Heights, New York, USA - Fort Tryon, Washington Heights, New York City
Washington Heights, New York, USA

Fort Tryon, Washington Heights, New York City
Washington Heights, New York, USA - The Jumel Mansion, Washington Heights, New York City
Washington Heights, New York, USA

The Jumel Mansion, Washington Heights, New York City
Washington Heights, New York, USA - Paterno Castle, Washington Heights, New York
Washington Heights, New York, USA

Paterno Castle, Washington Heights, New York

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News  1931 - October 24 – The George Washington Bridge across the Hudson River in the United States is dedicated; it opens to traffic the following day. At 3,500 feet (1,100 m), it nearly doubles the previous record for the longest main span in the world.

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October 24, 1931

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 immigrant flag  Emma Petrina (Pauline) ANDERSSON (23 April 1879, , Sweden - 26 March 1960, Washington Heights, New York, USA) gravestone
 

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