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Commander in Chief George Washington Resigned


General Washington Resigning His Commission to Congress, Annapolis, Maryland

General Washington met with Congress at the Maryland State House to resign his commission

CREDIT: Trumbull, John, artist. “Gen. Washington resigning his commission to Congress, Annapolis, Md., Dec. 23, 1783,” ca. 1904. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-D416-9870.

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