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The President's House

  • Aired: 12/22/2009
  • 03:16
  • Rating: NR
Recent excavations have shown that the Liberty Bell Pavilion is built over the site of slave quarters at President George Washington's house at 6th and Market Streets. Those excavations have uncovered artifacts, and a monument to the house and its slaves will be built on the site.
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Uncover the site of George Washington's slave quarters at his house at 6th and Market.
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