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DiscoverĀ Charles Peale Polk'sĀ painting of George Washington.

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UPDATE: VHS opening at 12:30 to the public today, 1/27/15, due to inclement weather. @CBS6 @wcve

The Life of George Washington

Presenter: 
William Obrochta
Duration: 
(00:04:09)

In this video, William Obrochta, manager of educational services at the VHS, examines the life of George Washington through paintings in the Virginia Historical Society's long-term exhibition, The Story of Virginia, an American Experience.