2018-05-16 / News

A Day with George

The Burke County Museum recently held “A Day with George” commemorating George Washington’s visit to Waynesboro on his Southern Tour on May 17, 1791. City Councilman and member of the Patric Carr SAR Bill Tinley, Burke County Commission Chairman Allen Delaigle, Regent of the Edmund Burke DAR, Eugenia Braswell, President Sara Carter of Colonial Dames 17C and Carol Jones, President of the Genealogical and Historical Society. were a in attendance. Wreaths were laid by the local DAR and the CD17c. Leah Carter (shown here) dressed in colonial attire for the occasion.

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