Slavery at the Home of George

$9.95
SKU: 6714

Edited by Philip J. Schwarz.   ISBN 0-931917.   Copyright 2001.   Softcover with 182 pages including 53 black and white illustrations.    

Washington inherited his first slave at age 11, and he was the only founding father to free his slaves in his will. This highly-readable selection of articles focuses on Washington's changing attitudes toward the institution of slavery, and his everyday relationships with the slaves who shared his Mount Vernon estate. Published by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association.

You May Also Like

View all
Mount Vernon 2017 Annual Ornament
United States Flag Flown Over Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon 2012 Annual Ornament
Mount Vernon 2013 Annual Ornament
Mount Vernon 2018 Annual Ornament
Mount Vernon Cast Iron Key to the Bastille
Left Continue shopping
Your Order

You have no items in your cart