186Jul 8, 2004
Life in Revolutionary America
At Stratford Hall Plantation, birthplace of Robert E. Lee, a discussion was held on early life in revolutionary America, as part of the annual summer seminar for teachers. The teachers asked ...
2,732Dec 18, 1999
Reenactment of George Washington Funeral
Over 250 reenactors at Mount Vernon, including descendants of Washington and his slaves, recreated the funeral of George Washington the mark the 200th anniversary of his death. Several ...
351Feb 20, 1999
George Washington and the American Revolution
History professors talked about George Washington and the prelude to revolution. In separate addresses they discussed the reasons Washington became an ardent supporter of war despite his ties ...