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Mary McMakin to James Hollingsworth, 1873 April 1

 File — Box: 77

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Washington, D.C. Regent sends extracts from a letter received from the Vice Regent of West Virginia who is working with legislators in Richmond. New investigation favors Association. Hopes to silence slanders by investigation and public report. Judge Thomas, a senator (Alexandria resident), on committee to visit Mount Vernon when Council meets, and Governor promises to be there. Public to be made aware that Association invited the investigation. Note re vouchers for June payments. ER-16, p. 55


  • Creation: 1873 April 1


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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