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  1732-1799 George Washington is known as the “Father of our Country”. He represented Virginia as a delegate to the First and Second Continental Congresses. He arrived in Cambridge, Massachusetts in July of 1775 to take command of his ill-trained troops in a war that was to last six years. He forced General Cornwallis to […]

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George Washington: President, Man, Myth

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  George Washington (February 22, 1732 [O.S. February 11, 1731] –December 14, 1799) was the first President of the United States (1789–97), the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He presided over the convention that drafted the current United States Constitution and […]