The History Behind the First First 100 Days

How George Washington established the presidency

Washington’s reception on the bridge at Trenton in 1789 on his way to be inaugurated 1st president of the U.S. Engraved by T. Kelley. c. 1835. Library of Congress
The Republican Court (Lady Washington’s Reception Day), Daniel Huntington, c. 1861. Courtesy of the Brooklyn Museum.

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