Opening of Washington's Acts of Congress
Friday, March 22, 2013 at 10:00 AM (PDT)
Yorba Linda, United States
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
George Washington’s personal copy of Acts of Congress will be on display for a limited engagement at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. This rare treasure includes Washington’s remarkably well-preserved copy of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and other legislation passed by the first session of Congress. The book features Washington’s handwritten personal notes, penciled in the margins, where he highlighted passages of particular interest.
Join us for the FREE official opening on Friday, March 22 at 10am with remarks by U.S. Congressman and House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce.
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Richard Nixon Foundation
The Richard Nixon Foundation is a not-for-profit organization at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library dedicated to education, and illuminating the life and legacy of America’s 37th President. For more information visit the Foundation online at nixonfoundation.org.