Additional Sources


For more information on George Washington and the creation of his image, see the following sources:

Baker, William S. Washington After the Revolution. Philadelphia, 1898.

Freeman, Douglas S. George Washington, A Biography. 7 volumes. New York: Scribners, 1948-57.

Kammen, Michael. A Season of Youth. New York: Knopf, 1978.

Klapthor, Margaret Brown and Howard Alexander Morrison. George Washington: A Figure Upon the Stage. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1982.

Lodge, Henry Cabot. George Washington. 2 volumes. Boston, 1889.

Prussing, Eugene E. George Washington in Love and Otherwise. Chicago: Pascal Covici, 1925.

Thistlewaite, Mark Edward. The Image of George Washington: Studies in Mid-Nineteenth Century American History Painting. New York: Garland, 1979.

Wector, Dixon. The Hero in America: A Chronicle of Hero- Worship. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1966.

Wills, Gary. Cincinnatus: George Washington and the Enlightenment. New York: Doubleday, 1984.


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