Saratoga Battlefield

This is an uphill view for the Neilson farmhouse complex, located at the historic Saratoga Battlefield. During the battles, several American Generals were housed here. The original one-room house was expanded later to make the complex seen here. This photograph was taken at the 151st anniversary of the first battle at Saratoga, usually referred to as the Battle at Freeman's Farm. This battle, and the following battle three weeks later, is thought to be the turning point of the war. This image was created to record the historic site activities of the New York State Conservation Department.
Identifier
NYSA_14297-87_3586
Date
September 1928
Language
English
Source
New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87_3586.
Rights
This image is provided for education and research purposes. Rights may be reserved. Responsibility for securing permissions to distribute, publish, reproduce or other use rest with the user. For additional information see our Copyright and Use Statement

Geographic Locations

Saratoga County