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John Andre - Documents Found in Spy's Boot

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This Currier & Ives lithograph depicts the British spy, John Andre, after incriminating documents were found in his boot on September 23, 1780. 

The three Patriots who captured him, at Tarrytown (New York), were John Paulding, David Williams and Isaac Van Wart.

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Library of Congress. Reproduction number:  LC-USZC4-2395

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