Houses of the Founding Fathers
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Houses of the Founding Fathers: The Men Who Made America and the Way They Lived
Take a breathtaking tour of 40 stately eighteenth-century homes. Explore the mansions of Washington, Jefferson, Adams, Hamilton and the homes of many signers of the Declaration of Independence or Constitution and discover the everyday lives of our most illustrious citizens. Hardcover, 354 pages, 400 illustrations. 11.31" x 11.25"
Our exhibition The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden takes us through the roles of the presidency with artifacts that reflect both the personal and political aspects of life as a president. Items bearing the presidential seal are in recognition of the seal in our National Museum of American History, Behring Center.
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