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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Washington: A Life

Ron Chernow
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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.


War Papers - Washington had these copied and preserved in bound books for use later in the writing of biographies and other historical volumes.

Portraits - With the understanding that he would be a historical figure to future generations, Washington sat for these artistic works from the time he became leader of the Continental Army until his death.

Spectacles - This item is featured in a popular anecdote about Washington and his speech to a group of disgruntled officers in the Continental Army toward the end of the war.

Teeth -...

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