Locks of George Washington’s Hair

Locks of George Washington’s Hair

Artifacts associated with the nation’s first president are highly coveted by museums, history buffs and memorabilia collectors alike. The State Museum of Pennsylvania is fortunate to possess two samples of George Washington’s hair. Collections Advancement Project Curator, Katelyn Adam, selected the tresses as this week’s Pennsylvania Treasure.   Adam said she finds it “incredibly random …

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