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Fraunces Tavern Museum

Fraunces Tavern is a landmark museum and former restaurant in New York City, situated at 54 Pearl Street at the corner of Broad Street. The location played a prominent role in history before, during and after the American Revolution, serving as a headquarters for George Washington, a venue for peace negotiations with the British, and housing federal offices in the Early Republic. Wikipedia*

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The Fraunces Tavern Museum has 27 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 2003, [The Louisiana Purchase]. The year with the most videos was 2014 with six videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 1,127 views per program. Most appearances with Thomas Fleming (4), Jennifer Patton (4), Jacqueline Masseo (3). Most common tags: Early American History (1600-1850), U.S. Revolutionary War, Gender Issues.

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