wide. The painting itself has a history. The artist was a
Note: The painting of Washington crossing the Delaware was painted by a German American. He returned to Germany and created it.
The small remnant who crossed the Delaware River were near the end of their resources, and they believed that another defeat could destroy the Cause,
do not share the assumption of inequality on which it rested.
Note: interesting concept of liberty from Washington. Society had classes with varying degrees of freedom dependent upon means.
much thought and careful preparation, he emancipated all his slaves in
Note: washington decided slavery was a great evil and emmancipated his slaves in his will.