Fort Augusta Print

Title

Fort Augusta Print

Subject

Prints
Fort Augusta
Fortification

Description

This print, numbered 201 out of 500, depicts Fort Augusta as it would have appeared in 1777.

Fort Augusta was built in 1756 under Colonel William Clapham. The fort was utilized in the French and Indian War as well as the American Revolutionary War.

Date

1987-12

Creator

Gene Blue

Coverage

Sunbury, PA

Contributor

Inglis, Robert

Source

Information about Fort Augusta was drawn from the website of the Northumberland Historical Society: http://www.northumberlandcountyhistoricalsociety.org/page.asp?tid=153

Tags

Citation

Gene Blue, “Fort Augusta Print,” Pennsylvania History Harvest, accessed August 18, 2019, http://pahistoryharvest.com/items/show/524.

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