What's In This Issue?

  • Kevin J. Hayes on Washington and Don Quixote
  • A Closer Look at 18th-Century Craft
  • Restoring the Mansion's Front Parlor
  • Q&A with the Library's New Executive Director
  • Library Celebrates Fifth Anniversary
  • New Exhibitions & Acquisitions

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George Washington's Two Copies of Don Quixote

Dr. Bradburn discusses what drew George Washington to read the book, and the history behind the two editions.

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