Martin Kelly, Article about the real cause of disaster for the Hindenburg. Very Interesting.
While today we celebrate all American presidents on Presidents' Day, it was originally a holiday meant to celebrate George Washington's birthday. Check out this list of presidential fun facts and let us know which one most surprises your family.
Dec 16, 1799 George Washington, the first president of the United States, died at his Mount Vernon, Va., home at age 67.
Take a Virtual Tour of George Washington's Home
Presidents of Mount Rushmore - Fact Posters
This set includes five posters; one title page with a picture of Mount Rushmore and a poster for each of the four Presidents - George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln. Each poster includes important facts about the Presidents and beautiful clip art images.
National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Books provide online access to critical declassified records on issues including U.S. national security, foreign policy, diplomatic and military history, intelligence policy, and more.
George Washington lesson plans for Elementary. From MountVernon.org teachers resources.