This blue wool coat is part of a suit of regimentals made for George Washington in 1789.
Grade Range: K-12
Resource Type(s): Reviewed Websites
Date Posted: 10/9/2008
This is a link to the official website of George Washington’s famous Virginia home. The site presents information about life at Mount Vernon, as well as detailed information about Washington himself. For teachers and students wishing to learn about George Washington, this website is a good place to start. Students can take an online tour of the Mount Vernon plantation, and there are ready-made lesson plans for teachers to use with their classes. Information about slave life at Mount Vernon is also readily available.