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Margaret Comegys to James Hollingsworth, 1876 January 14

 File — Box: 85

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Dover. Moth problem at Mount Vernon is common in houses not lived in. She uses terpentine to repel them. Will furnish Delaware room, but impossible to get 100 year old furniture as desired. Any papers of Miss Cunningham's to be retained there. ER-5, p. 223


  • Creation: 1876 January 14


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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