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Hercules on the Death of George Washington

Living History and 18th-Century Demonstrations
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TRADITIONAL 18th Century Sheep Shearing!

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Sheep were an important commodity to George Washington at Mount Vernon, and our livestock team keeps the history alive of their role to this day. Join us as one of our livestock team members shears a sheep! Learn more about the animals at Mount Vernon:
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