Primary Source Worksheet: General Washington, Letter Declaring Acceptance of the Command of the Armies of the United States

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Discover what influenced president George Washington's decision in his early career to command the United States army by analyzing his formal acceptance with this primary source analysis worksheet.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Classroom Considerations

  • Given that the text may be difficult to read, consider reading the transcript aloud and having class members follow along as best as they can
Pros

  • Includes image of George Washington's actual original letter
  • Well-designed and thought-provoking analysis questions
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