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SECRETS-IN DEPTH: Learning to Be George Washington

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Published in 1679, The Compleat Surveyor was a textbook for those training in the field of surveying, including a young George Washington. But don’t be fooled by its simple description: its early influence on Washington would last throughout his life. In this first episode, we will explore Washington's education and passion for maps with our Curator of Special Collections, Dana Stefanelli. Watch the Video Companion: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oUCzyAuEAHI Learn more about the George Washington Podcast Network: https://www.georgewashingtonpodcast.com
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