"For happily the Government of the United States, which gives to bigotry no sanction, to persecution no assistance requires only that they who live under its protection should demean themselves as good…
Discover the Home of George and Martha Washington
Open 365 days a year, Mount Vernon is located just 15 miles south of Washington DC.
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Farmer, Soldier, Statesman, and Husband
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The Library of the First President
The Washington Library is open to all researchers and scholars, by appointment only.