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Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)
Historical Note
George Washington (February 22, 1732 - December 14, 1799) led America's Continental Army to victory over Britain in the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783), and in 1789 was elected the first President of the United States of America. He served two four-year terms from 1789 to 1797. Washington served as the first American Chancellor of the College of William and Mary from 1788 to 1799.
Note Author
Zach Jones

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Dismal Swamp Collection, 1763-1928
George Washington Letter to Jonathan Boucher, 1773
George Washington Papers, 1755-1932