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Elizabeth Barry to James Hollingsworth, 1872 August 19

 File — Box: 75

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Petersham. Praises his "wisdom and sagacity" in relations with the Regent. Prudence and reticence on the part of the Ladies now is all that's needed. Defends the Regent who will not return to Mount Vernon. ER-5, p. 153


  • 1872 August 19


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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