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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date of photo 1911
Description Battle of Lexington reenactment on Lexington Common. April 19, 1911.

"This was done by an outside group of "movie" actors but was not a success, too many children and dogs, etc. Could this have been intended as a part of the movie version of "Janice Meredith"?* The "Battle" appears in that movie."

(*Handwritten note by EBW, Jr.: "No.")
Event April 19, 1911
Object ID Worthen.slide197
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
Search Terms Battle Green
Battle of Lexington
Janice Meredith (movie)
Lexington Common
Minuteman Memorial (obelisk on the common)
Battle of Lexington reenactment
Battle of Lexington commemorations
Subjects Actors
Bicycles & tricycles
Drums
Fifes
Military bands
Movies
Muskets
Reenactments, Historical
Shooting
War casualties
Title Battle of Lexington reenactment, April 19, 1911
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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