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Ann Pamela Cunningham to Sarah Tracy, 1865 December 3

 File — Box: 63

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Rosemont. She misses Everett's guidance; Mount Vernon health situation serious; improvements needed for Superintendent; Miss Tracy's resignation, salary due; difficulties of success or ignorant of Mount Vernon history and management. Deplores criticism of her motives and war prejudices. Sends David Paul Brown's opinion on "committee's power"; demands strict adherence to Constitution and By-Laws. ER-1, p, 201; Includes handwritten extracts of letter, ER-10, p. 21


  • Creation: 1865 December 3


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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