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the-old-dominion:

Happy Constitution Day! On September 17, 1787 the United States Constitution was signed by 39 delegates, including the President of the convention, George Washington - the adoptive father of George Washington Parke Custis, who was 6 years old at the time.Image: “Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States” by Howard Chandler Christy

via Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

the-old-dominion:

Happy Constitution Day! On September 17, 1787 the United States Constitution was signed by 39 delegates, including the President of the convention, George Washington - the adoptive father of George Washington Parke Custis, who was 6 years old at the time.

Image: “Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States” by Howard Chandler Christy

via Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial