"In the Beginning, all America was Virginia."
William Byrd II
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The Life of George Washington

William Obrochta

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.