George Washington’s Mt Vernon

I had been to Mt Vernon with my family for the Bicentennial in the spring of 1976.  I remember stepping out of the car in the parking lot and smelling the most fragrant magnolias I have ever smelled.  Going in late fall is different, but there were other differences too.  They have continued renovating and researching the site, so taking Mark to see it today, we both had new things to learn. Continue reading