General Lafayette was considered to be the most famous Frenchman of all times. Seneca County Historian Walter Gable tells us about Marquis Lafayette’s trip through the Finger Lakes. Made an honorary citizen of the United States, Lafayette still holds a special place in many places throughout the area. Learn about Lafayette’s travel through the Finger Lakes on June 8, 1825 in today’s edition of Our Finger Lakes History.
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