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Washington's Headquarters: Paper Box Mystery

  • Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site Newburgh, NY (map)

While working on the Hasbrouck House roof and chimney, a small paper box was found. Carefully opening the box, conservator’s at Washington’s Headquarters discovered a ring and thimble.

Find out more about this mysterious find, and learn what the curators do to research these and other items to place them into historical context.

Program is FREE with museum admission: $4/adults; $3/students & seniors; children 12 & under free!

For more information, (845) 562-1195