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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Image Number D1356-8

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Each year, Mount Vernon provides thousands of visitors with an important view of early-American agriculture. The estate’s Hog Island sheep flock is an example of how sheep may have looked in George Washington’s time and provides an important gene pool for present-day sheep breeders.

 

Photo by Stephen Ausmus.


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Last Modified: 12/15/2009
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