"Washington's Headquarters" General Washington thwarted an officers plot to make him King, as reported by then US Senator Hillary Clinton (now Secretary of State) in review of the re-enactors at the headquarters a number of years ago in the press.
"New Windsor Cantonment" Troops, and others, over-wintered after treaty signed...j
"Fort Montgomery" Part of two forts, Fort Clinton was between Fort Montgomery and today's Bear Mountain State Park (and zoo). Just north of Hessian Lake, the fort remains are under a traffic circle for the western approach to the Bear Mountain Bridge. The Appalachian Trail also passes over it and the Hudson River ("The Race") to Anthonys Nose on the east, from Georgia to Maine.
"The John Brown Farm" John Brown's body lies a'mouldering in his grave there.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost and House approves Hudson national park study Hudson River: Fort Edward to Westchester County into the National Parks system.