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George Washington’s Birthday

in February coming.

Two Events:

February 20 Monday at George Washington Office

February 26 at George Washington Hotel



MSV Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

View from Amherst Street of the MSV Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

Sunday March 19

Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

2pm to 430pm

Refreshments Served

Free and Open to the Public

The following 3 authors will be there:


Mr. Norman Baker

will be selling and signing his new book

“Braddock’s Road Historical Atlas.”


Mr. Wilbur S. Johnston

will be signing his book

“On the Town”

Celebrating James Wood and the founding of Winchester.


Dr.  Carl Ekberg

will give a talk at 3:00pm 

“Thomas Jefferson in Paris, his Likes and Dislikes.”


All of the above is …

This is all free and open to the public.

Open House from 2:00 to 4:30

at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley.

Refreshments served

Please come and enjoy an afternoon of History!




Please see Upcoming Events on the right side





Why January 1 as New Year Day?

Why did a 16 year old George Washington

write a double year date?

Fryday the 11th. of March 1747/8.

Here’s a story on that.


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