Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site – Hubbardton, Vermont

The Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site preserves the site of the battlefield in the small village of Hubbardton, New York. The Battle of Hubbardton was an engagement in the Saratoga campaign of the American Revolutionary War fought in the village of Hubbardton, Vermont. Vermont was then a disputed territory sometimes called the New

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George Washington’s Mount Vernon – Fairfax County, Virginia

Mount Vernon is the plantation home of the first president of the United States George Washington. The Washington family acquired land in the area in 1674. Around 1734, the family embarked on an expansion of its estate that continued under George Washington, who began leasing

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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History – Washington, D.C.

The National Museum of Natural History is administered by the Smithsonian Institution, located on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. It has free admission and is open 364 days a year.  Opened in 1910, the museum on the National Mall was one of the first Smithsonian buildings constructed exclusively to hold the

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Library of Congress – Washington, D.C.

The Library of Congress is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress and is the de facto national library of the United States. It is the oldest federalcultural institution in the country. The library is housed in three buildings on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.; it also maintains a conservation center in Culpeper, Virginia. The library’s functions are

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