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There are many well known symbols of the United States of America. George Washington is considered one of the fathers of the United States. Also check out our American Icons section for more people, places and things that represent America.

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Statue of Liberty

George Washington was the first president of the United States of America. He was the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army. We celebrate his birthday on February 22 with a holiday.

 

Washington Monument

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Washington Monument

The Washington Monument was built to honor George Washington, commander-in-chief of the continental army, and first president of the United States.

The monument was completed and dedicated in 1885. It is a white marble structure 555 feet, 5-1/8 inches tall.

 

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For a daily history lesson see AccentHistory.net http://www.accenthistory.net
George Washington Biography http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/
presidents/georgewashington/
Mount Vernon http://www.mountvernon.org/
 

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