posted on 05/16/2003 9:19:32 AM PDT
Probably Sid Blumenthal.
posted on 05/16/2003 9:38:06 AM PDT
Cool. Now all we have to do is get it to Washington.
posted on 05/16/2003 10:22:16 AM PDT
"The Montpelier exhibit, called "This Just In," also features a Feb. 12, 1798 letter from George Washington to a nephew. In the letter, Klos said, the cash-strapped former president writes about a plan to lease some of his land holdings and destroy a grove of walnut trees."
Many people don't understand how much the Founding Fathers sacrificed for their country. Many of them ended up poorer than they had started due to neglect of their own finances during the struggle with Independence and forming a new Republic.
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