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About the George Washington Presidential Library

The George Washington Presidential Library is a resource for scholars, students, and all those interested in George Washington, colonial America, and the Revolutionary and founding eras. The Washington Library opened on September 27, 2013. It safeguards Washington’s books and manuscripts, approximately 1,500 additional 18th-century books, as well as thousands of important 19th-century newspapers, manuscripts, and documents. 

It also serves as a scholarly retreat, creates educational outreach programs, and provides seminars and training programs with a special focus on Washington’s leadership.

The George Washington Presidential Library is open to all researchers and scholars, by appointment only. 

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