Mount Vernon and George Washington

Curators and conservators at Mount Vernon talked about how they care for historic items and prepare them for display. They showed… read more

Curators and conservators at Mount Vernon talked about how they care for historic items and prepare them for display. They showed objects used by George Washington including a blue wool coat, a shaving kit, a leather canteen, fire buckets, and some Mount Vernon china.  close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Anne Kingery Project Conservator George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, Museum, & Gardens->Conservation Lab
  • Katherine Ridgeway Conservator George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, Museum, & Gardens->Conservation Lab
  • Laura Simo Associate Curator George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, Museum, & Gardens
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Mount Vernon and George Washington

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Program ID:
295968-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Interview
Location:
Mount Vernon, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 30, 2010
Last Aired:
Feb 20, 2011

Airing Details

  • Oct 30, 2010 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2010 | 2:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2010 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2010 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2010 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2011 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2011 | 7:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2011 | 10:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 19, 2011 | 3:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 20, 2011 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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