The heart of the Washington Library is its manuscript and archival collections, essential to any scholar of colonial and early America


The Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington is the center for compelling, ground-breaking scholarship about George Washington, colonial America, and the Revolutionary and founding eras.

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