George Washington’s Uniform That He Wore During the Revolutionary War.  I've actually seen this in person at the Smithsonian in Washington D.C.  Can I just say that it gave me goosebumps!

George Washington’s Uniform That He Wore During the Revolutionary War

George Washington’s Uniform That He Wore During the Revolutionary War. I've actually seen this in person at the Smithsonian in Washington D.C. Can I just say that it gave me goosebumps!

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George Washington's Tomb at Mount Vernon, Marble Sarcophagus Bearing Adaptation of Great Seal of US

george washington tomb mount vernon | George Washington's Tomb at Mount Vernon, Marble Sarcophagus Bearing ...

Facts About George Washington | Washington went on to accomplish political greatness in his adult years.  After the surrender at Yorktown, the new country had various factions of belief. Washington promoted the formation of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 as a forum to create a unifying document for the nation to replace the Articles of Confederation. Washington was chosen to preside over the convention. He worked to gain support of the new government and constitution.

10 Amazing Facts about George Washington

Facts About George Washington | Washington went on to accomplish political greatness in his adult years. After the surrender at Yorktown, the new country had various factions of belief. Washington promoted the formation of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 as a forum to create a unifying document for the nation to replace the Articles of Confederation. Washington was chosen to preside over the convention. He worked to gain support of the new government and constitution.

President’s Day Trivia: A few facts about Washington and Lincoln Infographic | The Momiverse | George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Presidents Day, Presidents'

President’s Day Trivia: A few facts about Washington and Lincoln Infographic | The Momiverse | George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Presidents Day, Presidents'

George Washington Early Years | His father was a tobacco planter who owned slaves (Also see Facts About George Washington and Freedom of his slaves). He was also a justice on the county court.  He later became an iron miner. Washington’s family was considered middle class. They had some riches in their lives, but they were not wealthy. The family had lived in the colonies for a number of generations, distancing themselves from their British past.

10 Amazing Facts about George Washington

George Washington Early Years | His father was a tobacco planter who owned slaves (Also see Facts About George Washington and Freedom of his slaves). He was also a justice on the county court. He later became an iron miner. Washington’s family was considered middle class. They had some riches in their lives, but they were not wealthy. The family had lived in the colonies for a number of generations, distancing themselves from their British past.

Dec 23, 1783 George Washington resigned as commander-in-chief of the Army and retired to his home at Mount Vernon, Va.

Dec 23, 1783 George Washington resigned as commander-in-chief of the Army and retired to his home at Mount Vernon, Va.

George Washington's 9th great grandfather Sir John de Sutton IV of Dudley Castle is my 18th great grandfather!

George Washington's 9th great grandfather Sir John de Sutton IV of Dudley Castle is my 18th great grandfather!

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