Book submission: Mount Vernon: Washington’s Home and the Nation’s Shrine

Title: Mount Vernon: Washington’s Home and the Nation’s Shrine
Author: Wilstach, Paul
Publication date: New York, 1916
Library: Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington
Call number: E 312.5 .W743 1916
Submitted by: Samantha Snyder
Description:
This book is one of the most popular books published about Mount Vernon from the early 20th century. Inside someone has taped in pictures of their children at various locations around the estate, and written a few little anecdotes, as well as a gift statement. The two girls in the pictures are daughters of congressman Jouett Shouse, from Kansas.

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