While today we celebrate all American presidents on Presidents' Day, it was originally a holiday meant to celebrate George Washington's birthday. Check out this list of presidential fun facts and let us know which one most surprises your family.

While today we celebrate all American presidents on Presidents' Day, it was originally a holiday meant to celebrate George Washington's birthday. Check out this list of presidential fun facts and let us know which one most surprises your family.

"Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism." "When we assumed the soldier, we did not lay aside the citizen." "Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for 'tis better to be alone than in bad company."

Do You Know How to Define the Various Americas?

George Washington, First President of the United States - Credit: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division DLC

The Family History of George Washington | George Washington Genealogy

Family History of George Washington

The Family History of George Washington | George Washington Genealogy

early America | Obituary of George Washington

See George Washington's Obituary as it appeared in the New York Spectator Newspaper dated December

George Washington  1st President of the United States  (April 30, 1789 to March 3, 1797)  Nickname: "Father of His Country"  Born: February 22, 1732, in Westmoreland County, Virginia	Died: December 14, 1799, at Mount Vernon, Virginia

George Washington President of the United States (April 1789 to March Nickname: "Father of His Country" Born: February in Westmoreland County, Virginia Died: December at Mount Vernon, Virginia

View of George Washington as a 19-year old surveyor- Eager for adventure, George wanted to join the British Navy, but his mother refused to let him. Instead, he accompanied George William Fairfax as a surveyor to the unexplored wilderness of the Virginia frontier. George read mathematical texts to learn the geometric principles necessary for surveying

With a face ultimately derived from a life mask and physical details based on surviving original material, Mount Vernon created three life like representations of George Washington including this one of him as a nineteen-year-old surveyor in Virginia.

George Washington, the first President under the Constitution as drafted in 1787 [Previous Presidents served under the Articles of Confederation and prior to that under the Articles of Association]

The white mythology of George Washington

George Washington (February 1732 - December Was an American Founding Father and the first President of the United States. He took office April 1789 And left office March 1797 After serving two terms as President

CORRESPONDENCE AND OTHER WRITINGS OF SIX MAJOR SHAPERS OF THE UNITED STATES: George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams (and family), Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, and James Madison.

George Washington Founders online webstie of primary source documents by 6 of the nations founding fathers

Toilet Roll George Washington craft

Free printable template and instructions for a George Washington toilet paper roll craft for preschool, kindergarten and elementary school children.

Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington

George Washington and Maj. Marquis de Lafayette met for the first time. image: George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette

The Official Mount Vernon Website. It provides: information about the property, historical information, a virtual tour of the property, and educational resources for teachers. This will be helpful when teaching about Virginia, Thomas Jefferson, close by family trips families can do with their children, and when learning about colonial times.

The Mount Vernon Virtual Tour allows you to explore the historic home of George and Martha Washington.

George Washington's Christmas Eggnog. It will nog you out!

George Washington's Christmas Eggnog

Enjoy this historic recipe for Christmas eggnog from our first President, George Washington, in the exact words that it was written. From The Old Farme'rs Almanac.

George Washington Inauguration Items on Display at Mount Vernon - Mount Vernon, VA Patch

George Washington Inauguration Items on Display at Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon, VA - Visitors can now view Washington’s inauguration suit and inauguration address draft.

George Washington - The sassy years

28 Funny Captions Of The Adventures Of George Washington… "Better not be those damn ghost children again." The things I find amusing.<<lol this is so me. Sorry about the language

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