Thursday, July 5, 2012

July 4th 2012 in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Cannon fire on Cambridge Common, courtesy of the 1st Massachusetts Bicentennial Battery:

Tour guide "Margaret Fuller" from the Cambridge Historical Society tells of General George Washington's siege wall of hay and the cannons Colonel Henry Knox brought on sleds over 250 miles to Cambridge from the captured Fort Ticonderoga on Lake Champlain to oust the British from Boston:

The rockets red glare from the railway bridge outside Union Square in Somerville. It rained after some thunder and lightning and we got a little wet:

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