Earlier today, a lock of George Washington’s hair was found in an eighteenth-century almanac by archivist Daniel Michelson at Union College in Schenectady, New York.  While historians are not sure as to how the lock of hair got there, early reports show that the book belonged to Philip Schuyler, son of the famed General Philip Schuyler who was a close associate and friend of General George Washington.

We will update you as further developments become available.