The Journal of Major George Washington
Facsimile Edition. ISBN-13: 978-0-910412-57-5. Copyright 1959. Hardcover with 42 pages.
In 1753, young George Washington was appointed to the delicate and difficult assignment on the northwestern frontier of the colony. When he completes his assignment, he is told to prepare his report in writing. The resulting pamphlets is one of the rarest publications in American history. This book was made from one of the eight existing copies that were printed on William Hunter's press. Read the report that brought George Washington a measure of early fame and a reputation that was to grow steadily greater.