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Coins found in West Point Time Capsule

27 October 2023

The US Military Academy at West Point, New York, recently opened a one-cubic-foot lead time capsule dating from 1828 that had been discovered during recent renovations to a monument to Thaddeus Kosciuszko (1746–1817).

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