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Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth, 1746-1825


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter, Charles Cotesworth Pinckney to Tobias Lear, 1799 December 17

 Item — Box 34, Folder: 1799.12.17
Identifier: 2018-SC-073-001
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with integral address panel. Charles Cotesworth Pinckney writes from Harper's Ferry three days after George Washington's death offering his condolences for this "irreparable loss" to Tobias Lear at Mount Vernon, Martha Washington, and Nelly Parke Custis Lewis.

Dates: 1799 December 17

List of items ordered for a ceremonial funeral for George Washington, Charles Pinckney, 1800 March 7-April 17

 Item — Box 37, Folder: 1800.03.07
Identifier: RM-215; MS-2691
Scope and Contents

Items listed are black crepe, hat looping, material for making two palls, 6 dozen flints, 1 cask powder weighing 114 pounds as received from the arsenal. Total bill was $40.08.

Dates: 1800 March 7-April 17

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Bills of sale 1
Condolence notes 1
Correspondence 1
Financial records 1
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Death and burial 1