Presidents’ Day: Washington and Lincoln’s Birthday Celebration

George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe pays a visit to George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate. (Credit: WNEW's Jim MacKay)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) fire a 21 gun salute at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) fire their weapons during a military exercise exhibition for visitors at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) line up in formation during a military exercise exhibition for visitors at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry (The Old Guard) and the Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps march across the grounds at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrates the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) line up in formation during a military exercise exhibition for visitors at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe makes remarks during the "Official Observance of Washington's Birthday with the Governor" event at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrates the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Don Francisco, a reenactor who works for Mount Vernon, plays the fifeat George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) and The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps march on the grounds of George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) march toward the east front of George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate prior to firing a 21 gun salute, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit : Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo credit:  Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe makes remarks during the "Official Observance of Washington's Birthday with the Governor" event at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrates the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry (The Old Guard) and the Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps march across the grounds at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrates the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) line up in formation during a military exercise exhibition for visitors at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe mingles with the crowd after making remarks during the "Official Observance of Washington's Birthday with the Governor" event at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrates the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) get in formation prior to firing a 21 gun salute at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
(Photo credit:  Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe makes remarks during the "Official Observance of Washington's Birthday with the Governor" event at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrates the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
(Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe makes remarks during the "Official Observance of Washington's Birthday with the Governor" event at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrates the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) line up in formation during a military exercise exhibition for visitors at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) and The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps march on the grounds of George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, February 17, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. Monday is President's Day in the United States, where the nation celebrated the presidential birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. (Photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe pays a visit to George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate. (Credit: WNEW's Jim MacKay)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe pays a visit to George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate. (Credit: WNEW's Jim MacKay)
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
George Washington's Birthday Celebrated At His Mount Vernon Estate
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe pays a visit to George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate. (Credit: WNEW's Jim MacKay)
Revolutionary War Reeenactment Commemorates Presidents Day
Revolutionary War Reeenactment Commemorates Presidents Day
MOUNT VERNON, VA - FEBRUARY 20: Visitors watch "America's Smallest Hometown Parade" at the Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens on Presidents Day February 20, 2006 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. The Mount Vernon estate, located near Washington, DC, was the adult home and place of death of the first U.S. President, George Washington. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)
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