Once again, Mount Vernon is excited to support student learning and National History Day! For the 2019-2020 school year, National History Day has unveiled a new theme: Breaking Barriers in History. From George Washington to the enslaved community to Ann Pamela Cunningham, the history of Mount Vernon is full of people who broke many different barriers throughout their lifetime. Dig deeper into the lives of these resilient people by exploring both primary and secondary sources from Mount Vernon below. 

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