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Washington, Bushrod, 1762-1829

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Found in 335 Collections and/or Records:

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Justice Smith Thompson, 1826 May 9

 Item — Box 51, Folder: 1826.05.09
Identifier: A-366
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 3 pages. Mount Vernon. Bushrod writes "I had a short session in Phila. and decided but few cases, but most of them are interesting" -- he then gives an account of the five most important law cases he decided at Philadelphia -- asks Thompson's opinion on them and for a report of cases decided in Thompson's circuit. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, docketed, postmarked "Alexa. Ca. May 11." Name on original manuscript appears as "Bush. Washington."

Dates: 1826 May 9

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 23 January 1819

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4773
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, with details of amount to be paid to Dr. Turner from Washington’s estate.

Dates: 23 January 1819

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 9 February 1819

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4774
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Autograph letter signed, about settling the estate of George Washington.

Dates: 9 February 1819

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 31 August 1819

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4775
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed. Bushrod writes that he purchased 10 barrels of corn to give to the “free negroes.”

Dates: 31 August 1819

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 18 January 1822

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4786
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, about claims made by Mr. Hammond and Mr. Peter. Bushrod writes that his health has been poor.

Dates: 18 January 1822

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 28 January 1822

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4787
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, about payment for corn and house in Alexandria.

Dates: 28 January 1822

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 6 July 1822

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4788

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 19 July 1825

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4793
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed. Bushrod invites Lawrence to dine at Mount Vernon so they can discuss Dismal Swamp shares.

Dates: 19 July 1825

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 5 April 1805

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4759
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, discussing financial transactions. Mentions John Marshall.

Dates: 5 April 1805

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 7 July 1807

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4760
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed. Discusses suit with Samuel Washington and Kanawha lands.

Dates: 7 July 1807

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 26 January 1808

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4761
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, with additional page of accounts.

Dates: 26 January 1808

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 24 March 1813

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4765
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Autograph letter signed, about selling city property and settling accounts.

Dates: 24 March 1813

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 3 March 1817

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4767
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed. Bushrod writes that he “highly approves” of Lewis’s “plan for the future settlement of the free negroes.”

Dates: 3 March 1817

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, [29 March 1817]

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4823
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, giving instructions for dealing with Mr. Alexander. Bushrod writes about Lawrence’s plan to resettle the “free negroes.”

Dates: [29 March 1817]

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 2 December 1817

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4768
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, with list of all the legatees of George Washington’s estate and their addresses.

Dates: 2 December 1817

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 4 August 1818

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4769
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, discussing Mr. Alexander’s financial problems.

Dates: 4 August 1818

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 2 December 1818

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4772
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, about the sale of Rock Hall and complaints about Mr. Alexander.

Dates: 2 December 1818

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 2 February 1820

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4780
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed. Bushrod writs that Lawrence needs to meet Mr. Lee in Alexandria about settling debt.

Dates: 2 February 1820

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 22 March 1820

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4782
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, about Mr. Alexander and hiring Reuben to build a brick chimney.

Dates: 22 March 1820

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 21 February 1821

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4785
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, about buying clothes, meat, and corn for a poor woman.

Dates: 21 February 1821

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 1826

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4796
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed. Bushrod writes that he has looked through a bundle of General Washington’s letters and his letterbook and found one letter to Dr. Jenifer regarding the sale of tobacco.

Dates: 1826

Letter, Bushrod Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 1804 May 30

 Item — Box 39, Folder: 1804.05.30
Identifier: RM-20; MS-2022
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 4 pages. Concerns the sale of a schooner and or a slave named Arthur ... has been offered "... $600., or the vessel alone, ...". Autograph letter signed, integral cover, Alexandria, docketed "Judge Washington." Name on original manuscript appears as "Bush. Washington."

Dates: 1804 May 30