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Ann Pamela Cunningham to Laughton, November 19, 1859

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: ER-4281

Scope and Contents

Letter is about the construction of a new wharf at Mount Vernon, due to the unsafe condition of the present one. Mr. Washington had said that all money from the steam boat company should go to the Association from the signing of the contract. General Meigs was consulted and chose the $2800 contract. Needs the approval of the Vice Regent.


  • November 19, 1859


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From the Collection: 1.96 Linear Feet (2 Hollinger boxes, 1 half Hollinger box, 1 oversize box)

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121 USA