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Washington, John Augustine, III, 1821-1861

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1821-1861
  • Existence: 1821 - 1861

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter, John S. Wright to John Augustine Washington III, 1855 September 23

 Item — Box: 74, Folder: 1855.09.23
Identifier: 2017-SC-008-016
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed by prominent Chicago machinery producer J. S. Wright. He writes to John Augustine with condolences on the death of his mother, Jane C. Washington. He writes that his mother and John Augustine's were alike: "Both were eminently kind. Religion made both cheerful, animated, companionable... we have known & tried a Mother's love."

Dates: 1855 September 23