Mount Vernon News: Ann Pamela Cunningham fulfills her mission of preserving Historic Mount Vernon.
Ann Pamela Cunningham: Historic Preservation Pioneer:
The founder of the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association fulfilled her mission of preserving Historic Mount Vernon. By Jessie Biele
This is the first part in a three-part series about the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association in honor of Women's History Month. Check back next Friday to learn how one headstrong woman protected Mount Vernon during the Civil War in part two of this series.
Long before the crusade for women’s rights, the women who established the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association were leaders in their own right. Founder Ann Pamela Cunningham was a Southern belle who made it her life’s goal to restore and preserve the home of our country’s founding father. Read the story here.