To the Home Page of the National Humanities Center Web Site National Humanities Center Toolbox Library: Primary Resources in U.S. History and Literature  contact us | site guide | search 
Toolbox Library, primary resources thematically organized with notes and discussion questionsOnline Seminars, professional development seminars for history and literature teachersLiving the Revolution: America, 1789-1820
Living the Revolution: America, 1789-1820
Topic: Predicaments of Early Republican LifeTopic: ReligionTopic: PoliticsTopic: ExpansionTopic: Equality
Topic: Politics
Overview of Living the Revolution
Resource Menu: Politics
Text 1. Government and Liberty
Text 2. Agriculture and Manufacturing
Text 3. George Washington
•  Reading Guide
» Link

Text 4. State and Federal Power
Text 5. Thomas Jefferson
Text 6. National Identity
Text 7. The Politics of Foreign Affairs
RESOURCE MENU Reading Guide » Link

Link Page
3.  George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796

   George Washington
(click "print-friendly version")


National Archives and Records Administration


If you choose to print this text:
-   Print directly from the site.
-   Length: 8 pages.


Washington's life and presidency, from The American President (PBS/WNET)

Washington's First Inaugural Address, from Grolier's The American Presidency

Washington's Second Inaugural Address, from the University of Oklahoma Law Center

Washington's Annual Addresses to Congress, from the Avalon Project at Yale Law School

Toolbox: Living the Revolution: America, 1789-1820
Predicaments | Religion | Politics | Expansion | Equality

Contact Us | Site Guide | Search

Toolbox Library: Primary Resources in U.S. History and Literature
National Humanities Center
Web site comments and questions, contact:
Copyright © 2003 National Humanities Center. All rights reserved.
Revised: May 2003