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EXHIBIT DOCUMENTS WASHINGTON'S YEARS IN N.Y.

An exhibition devoted to the real and remembered presence of George Washington in New York City is on view at the New York Historical Society through July 30.

The exhibition displays furniture, paintings, photographs, prints, manuscripts and decorative objects documenting Washington's years in the city as well as the city's early celebrations honoring his memory.Objects from Washington's years as commander-in-chief of the Continental Army include a broadside where he urges citizens of New York to flee British invaders, his own handwritten plan to recapture the occupied city (1781) and the desk on which he signed Maj. John Andre's death warrant.