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By Robert E. Brennan,Jeannie I. Brennan

Sackets Harbor offers the original heritage of a extraordinary neighborhood that has completed prominence because the northern headquarters within the conflict of 1812, because the domestic of the prestigious Madison Barracks, and as a revitalized vacationer heart. preferably positioned at the japanese shore of Lake Ontario in upstate long island, Sackets Harbor attracted the Iroquois, the Algonquin, early white settlers, and armed forces strategists with its bounty. The village took its identify from Augustus Sacket, who bought tracts alongside the water in 1801 and led the 1st inflow of settlers to the area. through 1809, the village had an army presence, however it used to be the warfare of 1812 that positioned Sackets Harbor at the map. In 1816, it turned the positioning of Madison Barracks, the point of interest of existence within the village until eventually after international struggle II. at the present time a mecca for excitement boating, activities fishing, and relaxation,
Sackets Harbor has been dubbed a “hidden treasure.”

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