Did Martha Washington Have a Dog?

0:32 Published March 13, 2019

Today, it's common for most people to have a pet cat or dog, but was it as common in the 18th century? More specifically, did Martha Washington have a pet a dog? Elizabeth Keaney, our Young Martha character interpreter, provides the answer.

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