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Virginia -- Mount Vernon (Estate)

Subject Source: Fast

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

General History Related Ephemera, 1893 - 1935

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 0000007677], Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

This folder contains various printed ephemera relating to US history, US presidents, and a few farmers almanacs.

Dates: 1893 - 1935

George Washington Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0012
Scope and Contents This collection includes three original George Washington letters and multiple copies and transcripts of letters. Originals include a letter from Washington to Capt. William Bronaugh dated January 18, 1775, a letter to the "Officers and Soldiers of the Militia in the Counties of Hunterdon, Burlington, Gloucester, Salem and Cumberland," 1777, encouraging them to fight for freedom, and a letter dated August 26, 1787, from George Washington to his nephew, George Augustine Washington, with...
Dates: 1775 - 1798

Mount Vernon

 File — Box 2, Folder: 67
Scope and Contents

This folder contains part of an article from Harper’s New Monthly Magazine titled, “Mount Vernon as It Is.” This article discusses George Washington and his home in depth.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1800 - 1995

Papers of John A. Washington III

 Collection — Box 1, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0670

Postcard of George Washington's Tomb

Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0050
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a color postcard of Washington's Tomb in Mount Vernon, Virginia. The image shows four women waiting outside the gate to the tomb.

Dates: Unknown