Images of the Mount Vernon Mansion span the history of photography. Regarded as one of the most famous buildings in North America, photographers and visitors alike have captured views of the iconic home from 1850 to present day. The earliest photographs in the collection focus on the exterior of the house and over time chronicle the changes to the structure and nearby landscape. In constant pursuit of historical accuracy, the interior views record the ever-changing furnishings within and interpretation of the rooms formerly occupied by the Washington family.
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