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George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour in Company and Conversation - MT. VERNON LADIES ASSOC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour in Company and Conversation - MT. VERNON LADIES ASSOC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$9.95

George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour in Company and Conversation

Hardcover with 30 pages including cover page and epilogue. Copyright 2019 Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association of the Union and Applewood Books. Every ...

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Cherry Preserves - Alice's Pantry Treasures LLC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Cherry Preserves

George Washington did not cut down the cherry tree as Parson Weems said but, after tasting our cherry preserves, you might think he did. Tart and s...

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Mount Vernon Colonial Black Lantern - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon Colonial Black Lantern - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$58.00

Mount Vernon Colonial Black Lantern

This handsome black metal lantern is American made and the same as those used to light the paths at Mount Vernon during special evening events such...

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The General in the Garden - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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The General in the Garden

Edited by Susan P. Schoelwer, Senior Curator at George Washington's Mount Vernon. Foreword by Andrea Wulf. ISBN-13: 978-0931917486. Hardcover with ...

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Strawberry Preserves - Alice's Pantry Treasures LLC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Strawberry Preserves

The delicate flavor and aroma of wild strawberries are immediately evident when one opens the jar--it smells and tastes like fresh picked strawberr...

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Spiced Apple Butter - Alice's Pantry Treasures LLC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Spiced Apple Butter

Great year round with rich apple and cinnamon ingredients, this traditional apple butter really tastes like autumn. Terrific for breakfast but also...

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Foxglove Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Foxglove Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Foxglove Seed Pack

Purple Foxglove: Digitalis purpurea Digitalis purpurea was a colonial favorite of the gardener and the apothecary. Foxglove was brought to Mount Ve...

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Historic Wood Acorn Ornament - DOUG DILL - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$28.00

Historic Wood Acorn Ornament

These charming wood acorns were created by Doug Dill, master woodturner in Lanexa, Virginia. Wood for the acorns was sourced from a pecan tree circ...

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Blackberry Lily Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Blackberry Lily Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Blackberry Lily Seed Pack

Blackberry Lily: Iris domestica Iris domestica is native to North America. Its common name, blackberry lily, comes from the seed pods which form af...

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Larkspur Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Larkspur Seed Pack

Larkspur: Consolida ajacis Consolida ajacis is native to the Mediterranean and was once used medicinally to stop bleeding and heal wounds. Larkspur...

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Old Fashioned Peach Preserves - Alice's Pantry Treasures LLC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Old Fashioned Peach Preserves

True to its name, this is a great old-fashioned preserve, terrific on biscuits, toast or bagels. Martha Washington was famous for her hospitality a...

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Red Raspberry Preserves - Alice's Pantry Treasures LLC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Red Raspberry Preserves - Alice's Pantry Treasures LLC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Red Raspberry Preserves

Wonderfully flavorful seeded red raspberry preserves with the beautiful aroma of fresh raspberries and rich color is great for breakfast toast or w...

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Globe Amaranth Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Globe Amaranth Seed Pack

Globe Amaranth: Gomphrena globosa Gomphrena globosa is mentioned in a letter written by John Custis, of Williamsburg, in 1742. Commenting on globe ...

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Rose Campion Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Rose Campion Seed Pack

Rose Campion: Lychnis coronaria Lychnis coronaria was found in Britain as early as 1596 and was growing in American Colonial gardens by the 1700s. ...

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Pot Marigold Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Pot Marigold Seed Pack

Pot Marigold: Calendula officinalis Calendula officinalis was growing in Virginia gardens by the 1600s. The petals were used to flavor soups and st...

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Four O'Clocks Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Four O'Clocks Seed Pack

Four O'Clock: Mirabilis jalapa Mirabilis jalapa is native to the Andes Mountains in South America. In 1596, seeds were brought to England from Peru...

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Silver Dollar Plant Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Silver Dollar Plant Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Silver Dollar Plant Seed Pack

Silver Dollar Plant: Lunaria annua Lunaria annua was brought to North America from Europe. It was growing in American colonial gardens as early as ...

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Orange Marmalade - Alice's Pantry Treasures LLC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Orange Marmalade

Tasty orange juice and plenty of grated orange peel make this marmalade one of the best! When George and Martha Washington lived at Mount Vernon co...

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Mount Vernon Scenes Plate Ornament - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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Mount Vernon Scenes Plate Ornament

Ceramic holiday ornament featuring George Washington's Mount Vernon. Circling the plate are images of the east front of Mount Vernon, the cupola, t...

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New Room Ceiling Umbrella - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
New Room Ceiling Umbrella - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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New Room Ceiling Umbrella

The pattern on this gorgeous umbrella is adapted from the distinctive ceiling design of the New Room at Mount Vernon. The design of the plaster cei...

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African Marigold Seed Pack - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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African Marigold Seed Pack

African marigold: Tagetes erecta African marigold seeds were advertised for sale in Boston in 1760. The plant is native to Mexico and Central Ameri...

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Colonial Pineapple Suncatcher - BLENKO GLASS COMPANY - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Colonial Pineapple Suncatcher - BLENKO GLASS COMPANY - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$22.00

Colonial Pineapple Suncatcher

The pineapple was the colonial symbol for hospitality and General Washington's favorite fruit. Washington admitted that while the pear was "general...

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$22.00