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George Mason Memorial in Washington, DC

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George Mason Memorial in Washington, DC
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George Mason was the author of the Virginia Declaration of Rights, which inspired Thomas Jefferson while drafting the Declaration of Independence. Mason persuaded our forefathers to include individual rights as a part of the Bill of Rights. The public may visit the George Mason Memorial 24 hours a day.

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