Martha Washington: A Life

Martha Washington is a digital exhibit which uses the life of Martha Dandridge Custis Washington to help visitors explore the ways in which class and gender affected the experience of women in the 18th century. The site includes teaching modules on sociability, slavery at Mount Vernon, and the Revolutionary War.

Project developed by George Washington’s Mount Vernon and the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media at George Mason University.

This site uses…