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History Happy Hour - Rushmore Series: George Washington

History Happy Hour is a weekly virtual program hosted by the White House Historical Association. Join us as experts weigh in on a variety of historical topics, share their insights, answer audience questions, and enjoy presidential-inspired libations.

Join us for our fourth installment of History Happy Hour - the Rushmore Series where Adam Erby, Curator of Fine and Decorative Arts at Mount Vernon
will lead us through a presentation exploring the furniture, tablewares, and clothing the Washingtons purchased and used as the first President and First Lady of the United States in New York and Philadelphia using objects in the collection of George Washington’s Mount Vernon.

Prior to the episode pour yourself your favorite whiskey cocktail as we will be kicking off our History Happy Hour from the Mount Vernon Distillery.