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Lily Macalester Laughton to Ann Pamela Cunningham, 1859 November 22

 File — Box: 47

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Philadelphia. Sends her clipping from morning paper stating John Augustine Washington owes five hundred thousand dollars and the MVLA was swindled out of their money. Her father wrote to the paper to correct the account. ER-13, p. 60


  • Creation: 1859 November 22


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From the Collection: 25 Linear Feet (117 legal-size clamshell flat storage boxes, 1 oversize clamshell flat storage 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