Constitution Island

Constitution Island,

in the Hudson River opposite West Point, SE N.Y.; part of the U.S. Military Academy. The ruins of Fort Constitution, built in 1775, are there. During the American Revolution, a chain was stretched across the Hudson at Constitution Island to prevent the ascent of British ships.
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Her historical interests led her to participate as an officer or board member of The Orange County Historical Society, The Constitution Island Association, Friends of The West Point Library and other research and service organizations.

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