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.
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.
These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts.
Move over Samuel Adams. Apparantly you’re not the only Founding Father with a penchant for beer.
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.