Mount Vernon: The Story of a Shrine: An Account of the Rescue and Continuing Restoration of George Washington's Home


Library name stammped inside of front and back covers - no other library markings. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. ................. . . .In 1853, a group of courageous women formed the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association and embarked on America's first national historic preservation project- to purchase, restore and preserved the historic home of George Washington. Mount Vernon: The Story of a Shrine tells the remarkable story of the rescue and continuing restoration of the nation's most popular historic home, from the 19th century until today.

Title: Mount Vernon: The Story of a Shrine: An Account of the Rescue and Continuing Restoration of George Washington's Home

Author Name: Gerald White Johnson; Epilogue-Ellen McCallister Clark; Compiler-Charles Cecil Wall

Categories: History,

Publisher: Mount Vernon Ladies Association: 2002

ISBN Number: 0931917174

ISBN Number 13: 9780931917172

Size: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Used - Good

Seller ID: 48222