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Spring 2021 Issue

First Impressions

The father of American architecture visits the father of the country at Mount Vernon.

Hidden in plain sight

Archaeologists find signs of the other farms that were once part of Washington’ estate, with a little help from technology.

Room with a view

The big reveal: the Washingtons’ “best bedchamber” returns to its former glory.

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