Admission is free on Feb. 22 for George Washington’s birthday. Admission tickets will be distributed on-site upon arrival.

Instructions:
Read and analyze the source by completing the Analysis Routine below. When you have finished, select the BACK TO MAP button to explore the other sources provided.

Complete the Analysis Routine

1. What type of information is recorded in this document?

2. Name an ingredient for ice cream found in the ledger.

3. The column next to the ingredient lists the price in dollars. What is the highest price paid for your answer to Question 2?

4. Do you think George Washington bought this item from someone that lived at Mount Vernon or from someone who lived far away?

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