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Saratoga National Historical Park Quarter Dollar

14 Mar 2019  Thu

Saratoga National Historical Park is located in Town of Stillwater in eastern New York. This National Park preserves the site of the Battles of Saratoga.

Saratoga National Historical Park preserves the site of Battle of Saratoga; it is a place where American forces had defeated the British Army. It was one of the most decisive victories in the history of American. This Park offers a tour of the battlefield, historic monument and forest trails. Saratoga National Historical Park is operated by the U.S Department of Interior.

The United States had issued this quarter dollar with the theme of Saratoga National Historical Park in the year 2015. The reverse of this coin depicts the moment were General John Burgoyne surrendered his sword to General Horatio Gates, This can be said as a turning point of the war, many people also believe that it has marked as the ‘beginning of the end of the American Revolutionary War.’

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