George Washington

Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America (credit: Christie's)

NYC Auction Of George Washington Document Sets Record

George Washington’s personal annotated copy of the “Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America” from 1789, which includes the Constitution and a draft of the bill of rights, was sold at Christie’s.

06/22/2012

Credit CBS 2

Living Large: Spectacular Long Island Mansion

In this edition of Living Large, CBS 2’s Emily Smith takes a tour of a spectacular $9-million home that was once owned by George Washington’s brother.

04/17/2012

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Early American History Myths You Probably Believe

These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts.

06/10/2011

George Washington's Handwritten Beer Recipe (courtesy: New York Public Library)

Coney Island Brewing Company To Brew George Washington’s Beer

Move over Samuel Adams. Apparantly you’re not the only Founding Father with a penchant for beer.

05/04/2011

George Washington (credit: Clipart)

Hundreds Gather For Washington’s Delaware River Crossing

The 58th annual re-enactment of Washington’s daring Christmas 1776 crossing of the river — the trek that turned the tide of the Revolutionary War — was staged Saturday on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey border.

12/25/2010

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