A weekly exploration of early American history and the people who teach it.

Join host Jim Ambuske each week for probing discussions with scholars, digital humanists, librarians, and other experts about George Washington's era and our early American past. 

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How did enslaved people experience their enslavement at Mount Vernon? How did George Washington interpret the Constitution? How did whiskey power local economies? Find out the answers to these questions and more with recent episodes of Conversations at the Washington Library. Select a season to get started. 

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