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Author: Ying Chen

Fort Stanwix — National Parks that you cannot miss in CNY

The second national park (For the first one, go to Women’s Rights National Park) we are going to introduce this week is Fort Stanwix.  It is well-known as “the fort that never surrendered.” It was built in 1758 by British to dominate the Oneida Carry area. Back to that time, the Oneida Carry occupied the main region of Upstate New York for a long time. It served a vital role of various trades around northern American, especially fur trade. They used to bring fur via water route to the south to trade with the Dutch and the English or...

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