"The Origins of Revolution" July 24-25, 2024 George Washington’s Mount Vernon


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To mark the 250th anniversary of the Fairfax Resolves, a central document in the coming of the American Revolution co-authored by George Mason and George Washington, George Mason’s Gunston Hall, the David Center for the American Revolution at the American Philosophical Society, and the George Washington Presidential Library are co-organizing a conference that explores the origins of the American Revolution in a broad perspective with particular attention to the Fairfax Resolves.

The conference will be held in-person on July 24-25, 2024 at George Washington’s Mount Vernon to coincide with the passage of the resolves.

Registration information will be provided soon. A full schedule will be provided soon.