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3 edition of Washington"s birthday found in the catalog.

Washington"s birthday

its history, observance, spirit, and significance as related in prose and verse

by Schauffler, Robert Haven

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Published by Moffat, Yard and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Anniversaries, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith a selection from Washington"s speeches and writings; edited by Robert Haven Schauffler.
    SeriesOur American holidays
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE312.6 .S3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 328 p.
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23358439M
    LC Control Number10004364
    OCLC/WorldCa1707291

    That Washington's identity would be lost forced McClory to insist, "We are not changing George Washington's birthday" and further note, "We would make George Washington's Birthday more meaningful to many more people by having it observed on a Monday." The Rename Game. Opponents were not convinced.


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