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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The online archive will eventually include materials related to the United States Military Academy, the environmental and geological history of the Hudson Highlands and American literature of the 19th century, "commented Richard de Koster, Executive Director of the Constitution Island Association.
The Constitution Island online archive is a great example of how a local community's involvement coupled with state of the art digitization techniques can make historical preservation and worldwide access to formerly offline content possible," stated Dewayn Davis, President, Global Field Operations of Olive Software.
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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.
Constitution Island played a key role in American History, starting with the Revolutionary War.
We wanted a way to preserve its rich history in a manner that makes the collection of documents accessible while maintaining their original appearance and context," stated Richard de Koster, Executive Director of the Constitution Island Association.

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