George Washington's Tavern Bill
Original Author: Christiana Campbell
Created: April 8, 1772
Medium: Handwritten receipt

George Washington’s Tavern Bill

This April 8, 1772, receipt from Williamsburg tavern-keeper Christiana Campbell indicates that George Washington kept an account at her establishment and paid her seven pounds, seven shillings, and six pence for charges he had incurred.

Citation:  Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Call No.: MS00 1772 April 8, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation