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The President’s House

The President’s House

The names of the nine enslaved individuals held by President George Washington at the first Executive Mansion are etched on the east side of the newly debuted President’s House: Freedom and Slavery in the Making of a New Nation.

Credit: Photo by M. Edlow for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: African-American, Historic District, History, Multicultural, Museums & Attractions

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