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People Enslaved at Mount Vernon
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The Life of Penny: An Enslaved Girl
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The Life of Doll: Women of Mount Vernon
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George Washington's Enslaved Chef: Hercules
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George Washington's Enslaved Valet: William Lee
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Talking With An Enslaved Housemaid At Mount Vernon
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The Life of Kate: Enslaved Midwife, Fieldworker, Wife & Mother

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Brenda Parker shares the story of Kate, an enslaved woman at Mount Vernon. Kate held a distinct position within her community as a midwife, providing care for women and children.

To learn more about Kate and other women at Mount Vernon go to mountvernon.org/women

People Enslaved at Mount Vernon
2 / 10
1
4:27
The Life of Penny: An Enslaved Girl
People Enslaved at Mount Vernon
3
4:24
The Life of Doll: Women of Mount Vernon
People Enslaved at Mount Vernon
4
5:39
5
3:34
George Washington's Enslaved Chef: Hercules
People Enslaved at Mount Vernon
6
3:32
7
3:24
George Washington's Enslaved Valet: William Lee
People Enslaved at Mount Vernon
8
29:59
Talking With An Enslaved Housemaid At Mount Vernon
People Enslaved at Mount Vernon
9
20:05