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Barnes, Mary Fauntleroy, 1824-1912



  • Existence: 1824-1912
  • Existence: 1824 - 1912


Vice Regent for the District of Columbia (1873-1912), Mrs. Joseph K. Barnes

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Barnes, Mary – Obituary, 1912

 File — Box 50, Folder: 21
Scope and Contents From the Series:

These files were kept by staff members at Mount Vernon, most often by the Secretary to the Board, to document the lives and work of individual Vice Regents. Some items were given directly by the Vice Regents to be placed in their files, while other documents were located or collected by staff and interfiled at a later time. Types of material include mostly correspondence, clippings, obituaries, resumes, tributes and memorials, notes, memos, and ephemera.

Dates: 1912

Mary Barnes to Susan Hudson, undated (059)

 File — Box 103
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Thanks Mrs. Hudson for her kind words. Discusses Washington relics belonging to the Lee family that Mrs. Lee had placed in the Patent Office. ER-4, p. 90. Undated 059.

Dates: undated (059)

Notes and extracts of letters for review by Mary Barnes, 1879

 File — Box 94
Scope and Contents

Notes and extracts copied by Susan Hudson sent to Mrs. Barnes for examination. ER-4, p. 91 through ER-4, p. 101

Dates: 1879

Record of donations from the District of Columbia, 1874-1878

 Item — Box 112
Scope and Contents

List of donations (furnishings, art, etc.) to Mount Vernon collected in the District of Columbia.

Dates: 1874-1878

Susan Hudson to Mary Barnes, 1877 June 24

 File — Box 88
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Stratford. Wants to know more about Major Blake, wants Vice Regents to know about him, also wishes to know Mr. Halsted's opinion of boat contract. ER-18, p. 62

Dates: 1877 June 24