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First Known Footage of an American President - McKinley in 1897

Filmed at the procession for McKinley’s inauguration in 1897. McKinley would be assassinated in 1901.


George Washington – Hardships Turned Into Patience

George Washington, letter written from Valley Forge to John Banister, April 21, 1778

“No history now extant can furnish an instance of an army’s suffering such uncommon hardships as ours has done and bearing them with the same patience and fortitude. 67 more words

Musings at Mount Vernon

Last Saturday was George Washington’s birthday.

I thought it proper on this Saturday to share my trip to his beautiful home, Mount Vernon.

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