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Source: WHYY Arts and Culture
Date: February 2007
Byline: WHYY

The President's House (video)

When George and Martha Washington lived in Philadelphia theirs was the biggest house in town. To manage this first presidential mansion, they brought several enslaved Africans from Virginia. How is Independence National Historical Park interpreting this chapter of a history long buried?


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