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Discover Charles Peale Polk's painting of George Washington.

George Washington
VA Historical Society members-only lecture at the Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke - A Portrait of #GeorgeWashington t.co/amzVqI1Bno

Whipping Post: Evidence of Barbarism

Presenter: 
Geoff Cohrs
Duration: 
(00:02:21)

In this video, former VHS Outreach Educator Geoff Cohrs discusses the whipping post in the Virginia Historical Society's long-term exhibition The Story of Virginia, an American Experience.