The Powels - Friends of the Washingtons
Samuel Powel was the last mayor of Philadelphia under British Rule, and the first after the War of Independence. Powel hosted elegant parties at his residence for his friends, George and Martha Washington, Jefferson, Adams and Franklin. In this episode, we tour the Powel House, and Chef Staib prepares a Washington favorite: Forced Cabbage with a Traditional Beef Stew with Egg Noodles.
A Taste Of History Season 2
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