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September 19, 2013

This Day in History

On this day in 1775, twelve or thirteen hundred men under the command of Col. Benedict Arnold sailed from Newburyport for the mouth of the Kennebeck River on their way to Quebec.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury

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