Note: The "Wired" blog has images of the land grant. Also see MountVernon.org for a virtual tour of the estate.
Monday, April 8, 2013
Land Grant For Mount Vernon
From the George Washington Wired blog:
"March 1, 2013 marks the 339th anniversary of the land grant given to Lt. Col John Washington...and John Spencer for the land that we today call Mount Vernon."