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Elsing Green - John West (December 14, 1590 – ca. 1659) was acting colonial Governor of Virginia from 1635 to 1637, the third West brother to serve as governor. He was the fifth son and twelfth child of Thomas West, 2nd Baron De La Warr, and was born at Testwood in Hampshire. He came to Virginia in 1618. He was a member of the House of Burgesses (1628–30).

Revolutionary War Monument, Lexington Battle Green, Massachusetts

The G&G Club celebrates in King Willaim, Virginia at The Elsing Green Plantation. Beautiful setting!

Tench Tilghman (1744-86), born near Easton, was aide-de-camp to General George Washington during the Revolutionary War. The sword that he wore at the battles of Valley Forge and Yorktown, and when delivering news of the War’s end, is on display at the State House in Annapolis.

Nottaway Plantation - Drapes were inspiration for Scarlett's green velvet dress in Gone With The Wind.

jacket worn by Colonel William Taylor of the 1st Connecticut Regiment - US revolutionary war

Elsing Green Plantation, rests along the Pamunkey River in King William Co., Virginia, near Richmond. The 18th-century plantation has been in continuous operation for more than 300 years. The exterior of the Queen Anne manor house is Flemish-bond brickwork, with its erection dating back to between 1715 & 1720. It is two-stories & U-shaped, with east & west wings jutting to the north. Doors on either side of the wing lead to a detached east dependency home & a west kitchen house.

Elsing Green Manor, King William County. 1758. The property's original dwelling house, a still-standing brick Jacobean lodge, was built in 1690, and the flanking original kitchen house dates to 1715.

- Elsing Green, State Route 632 vicinity, West Point, King William County, VA

Made between 1766 and 1770, this teapot boldly proclaims opposition to the British tax on all printed materials. Research by Museum curators indicates that there are no known identical teapots to this one. #seriouslyamazing