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Tomb of Washington at Mount Vernon

Strickland, William

Tomb of Washington at Mount Vernon

by Strickland, William

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Published by Carey & Hart in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, 1973. On 1 microfilm reel with other titles ; 35 mm. (American architectural books ; reel 93, no. 1243).

SeriesAmerican architectural books ;, reel 93, no. 1243.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 69000 (N)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination76 p.
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2795603M
LC Control Number83224595

On Decem , Matthew Costello delivered the Banner Lecture, “The Property of the Nation: George Washington’s Tomb, Mount Vernon, and the Memory of the First President.” George Washington was an affluent slaveowner who believed that republicanism and social hierarchy were vital to the young country’s survival. In this book, the White House Historical Association's senior historian Dr. Matthew R. Costello traces the story of Washington’s tomb, whose history and popularity reflect the building of a memory of America’s first president—of, by, and for the American people. George Washington was an .

  3. Cultivators of Legend: Enslaved Storytellers at Mount Vernon 4. Frontiersman, Soldier, and Farmer: The Democratic Washington in Popular Culture 5. The Civil Pilgrimage: Washington's Tomb and the Veneration of Washington Relics 6. "Guardians of a National Shrine": The Mount Vernon Ladies' Association and the Legacy of Washington : 1 print: engraving ; sheet 15 x 20 cm, on page 21 x 17 cm. Title Residence and tomb of Washington, Mount Vernon, on the Potomac / W.H. Brooke, F.S.A.

Know Before You Go. Washington's grave at Mount Vernon takes a bit of a hike to get to, but is worth the extra steps to see. Many of Washington's family members are also buried in the area. Join author Matthew Costello as he discusses his book, 'The Property of the Nation: George Washington's Tomb, Mount Vernon, and the Memory of the First President,' with the Washington Library's Executive Director, Kevin Butterfield. Learn more and join us on Thursday, April 16 at 7 pm ET:


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