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Slave Quarters Reopen at George Washington's Mount Vernon

22,688 views November 19, 2010
Mount Vernon recently restored the greenhouse slave quarters -- the area of the estate where George Washington's skilled slaves lived, which was in close proximity to the Mansion itself. Next time you're at Mount Vernon, please visit the slave quarters, but in the meantime find out what they're all about in this video. Filmed and produced by Becca Milfeld. Music by David and Ginger Hildebrand. Book tickets to visit Mount Vernon here: https://www.mountvernon.org/ticketing?utm_source=youtube_desc&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=estate Learn more about Mount Vernon at: http://www.mountvernon.org?utm_source=youtube_desc&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=estate
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