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George Washington’s Uniform That He Wore During the Revolutionary War

George Washington’s Uniform That He Wore During the Revolutionary War. He was very tall for that period. He had his clothes special made for him, and then imported to the Colonies.

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Learn about the important role that espionage and spying played during the Revolutionary War and George Washington’s role as one of our nation's first spymasters.

The First Continental Congress was a convention of delegates from twelve colonies (not including Georgia) that met on September 5, 1774, at Carpenters' Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, early in the American Revolution. It was called in response to the passage of the Coercive Acts (also known as Intolerable Acts by the Colonial Americans) by the British Parliament. Included include Patrick Henry, George Washington, and Samuel Adams

George Washington was appointed commander of the Continental Army in 1775. Learn more about General George Washington and his battles of the Revolutionary War.

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The white mythology of George Washington

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 Maryland State House - America's First Peacetime Capitol and the oldest state house still in legislative use. It was completed in 1779 and was the site of nationally important events during the American Revolution, including George Washington's resignation as commander in chief of the Continental Army from the army, and the ratfication of the Treaty of Paris - and so goes the name of a very fine restaurant in Annapolis :)

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National Museum of American History, Washington, DC. This is a uniform worn by George Washington during the Revolutionary War. Omigosh, I could spend DAYS here!

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Ten Facts About George Washington and the Revolutionary War · George Washington's Mount Vernon

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