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The Enslaved of Washington at Mount Vernon | History Traveler Episode 122
121,247 views • April 14, 2021
History is complex. The reason that history is complex is because people are complex. That includes the history of some of our great leaders, like George Washington. In this episode, we're diving into the story of the enslaved people who lived at Mount Vernon. For more on Mt. Vernon, visit their webpage at mountvernon.org. You can learn more about Mt. Vernon by subscribing to their YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMMsJL3XGsGjReUQL-W3CiA Set yourself up with a 10% DISCOUNT on all Origin gear and nutritional products by entering the code "history10" at www.originmaine.com! I'm a huge fan of the Ekster products. Use this link to purchase one of their state of the art wallets. Seriously good stuff! https://ekster.com?sca_ref=520389.amuhb0uvvI This is the card that I've used that has put me in a place to get a FREE trip to Europe: https://capital.one/2SgCjoH Other episodes that you might enjoy: - The Home & Estate of George Washington (EP 121): https://youtu.be/qfho2uZN_CM - Harrison & The Prophet at Tippecanoe (EP 112): https://youtu.be/uA8vBMc--Sc - The Home & Deathbed of an Underrated President (EP 116): https://youtu.be/hxT8Hq5ORDs - HIDDEN SECRETS of a Civil War Mansion (EP 109): https://youtu.be/CuRPdjk0Z1k Support the effort to expand history education on PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/historyunderground Facebook: facebook.com/thehistoryunderground Instagram: www.instagram.com/the_history_underground Help spread history and share this with a friend. And be sure to SUBSCRIBE to catch all of the latest content when it drops. Thanks!