The Fraunces’ Tavern in 1783. It was originally the home for Oliver de Lancey who sold it to Samuel Fraunces. The tavern was used for Revolutionary War meetings, but the British damaged it in 1775.
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Arthur C. Perry and Gertrude A. Price American History, Second Book, 1783 to 1914 (New York: American Book Company, 1914) 3