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George Washington Birthplace National Monument

12 minutes 43 seconds

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This monument tells the early story of George Washington. The home is located in northern Virginia and stands as a tribute to America’s founding father. Although only here a short time, Washington learned ideas that helped shape the man he would become and forever alter the destiny of the United States of America.

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Runtime: 12 minutes 43 seconds

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