1776 – General C Lee leaves his troops for Window White’s Tavern

Major General Lee – IF it wasn’t for what happened in Basking Ridge, the world may have looked different today!

1776General Charles Lee leaves his troops for Widow White’s Tavern

On December 13, 1776, American General Charles Lee leaves his army, riding in search of female sociability at Widow White’s Tavern in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. General George Washington had repeatedly urged General Lee to expedite his movements across New Jersey in order to …read more

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