Rouse, Harrison Dodge
Father is James Rouse. Harry grew as a child living on the estate. In 1949, he was hired as Chief Engineer by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Assocation and served in this role until 1979. He is a third generation employee at Mount Vernon.
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
The Historical Photograph Collection is largely comprised of materials created by or for the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association. Photographers primarily include staff members and contract photographers. The collection spans the 1930s to the 2000s and includes analog material made up of a variety of sizes of film negatives providing a visual history of the Mansion, outbuildings, tombs, grounds, events, visitors, collection objects, personnel, restoration, and changes throughout the estate.
Pen and ink drawing of the proposed tunnels for prevention of landslides
The Washignton, Alexandria and Mount Vernon Electric Railway offered transportation to Mount Vernon from 1892-1930.