February 22 Birthday: FARMER GEORGE PLANTS A NATION

George Washington, U.S. President
Feb. 22, 1732-Dec. 14, 1799

Farmer George Plants a Nation by Peggy Thomas, illustrated by Layne Johnson (Calkins Creek Books, 2013)

Washington revealed as farmer, inventor, and scientist. Highlights his lesser known accomplishments.

George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens offers a virtual mansion tour. Visit today.

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