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James Hollingsworth to Nancy Halsted, 1874 May 23

 File — Box: 80

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Mount Vernon. Wharf becoming unsafe. Temporary repairs made but more needed. Colonnades progressing slowly, 13 pillars finished and up. Reports on cost of colonnades, carpenters, lumber, masonry. ER-6, p. 36


  • Creation: 1874 May 23


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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