Yorktown survived the 1781 siege but never regained its pre-Revolutionary War status as a bustling commercial center.  This 1787 sketch of the seal of the “Borough of York” is in the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation collection.

Yorktown survived the 1781 siege but never regained its pre-Revolutionary War status as a bustling commercial center. This 1787 sketch of the seal of the “Borough of York” is in the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation collection.

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