2020 March Memorabilia Auction
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Yorktown Country Club Lifetime Membership Official Invitation


The 1929 stock market crash and subsequent Great Depression brought to a screeching halt the plans for the Yorktown Country Club. When the market crashed, the Riverview Course was laid out and construction on the Lakeview Course and the large hotel/manor had begun. The misfortune that befell the country during that time was just the thing that saved and helped to preserve the site of the Siege of Yorktown.
The Siege of Yorktown essentially ended the Revolutionary War, with Marquis de Lafayette managing a victory over General Cornwallis and Great Britain's troops. With the plans for a country club at Yorktown on hold, the community was able to see the need for preservation of the historically significant land. Today, the Yorktown Colonial National Historical Park serves to commemorate the importance that Yorktown had in the Revolutionary War.

Offered here is the official invitation to Mr. Lee Phillips to be a lifetime member of the Yorktown Country Club. The original envelope is also included.

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Yorktown Country Club Lifetime Membership Official Invitation
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Auction closed on Monday, March 16, 2020.
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