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Own a piece of Menokin. Buy a chance to win this lovely artwork.

At this year’s Menokin Music Festival you will have the chance to win this beautifully framed and signed print of an architectural detail of the house. 87 more words


Menokin, the Color Guard and the Founders of the American Revolution

Yesterday was the 248th anniversary of the signing of the Leedstown Resolves. This courageous protestation of the Stamp Act eventually led to the drafting of the Declaration of Independence and the American Revolution. 243 more words


Menokin's Tenant House

The Northern Neck of Virginia Historical Society posted a photograph of the remnants of a chimney from a tenant house on the Menokin property that sparked a discussion about the structure. 140 more words


Museums in Glass Houses

I once had a dog, and the dog had a blog.  A dog history blog, as it happens.  Did you know that if not for his dog, Sweet Lips, George Washington may never have become commander of the Continental Army?  694 more words