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Lily Macalester Laughton to Nancy Halsted, 1876 March 7

 File — Box: 85

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Washington, D.C. Has sent letter to New York Mount Vernon Aid Society. Suggests small donations be kept for repairs, larger sums for endowment fund. Riggs advanced money for barn roof. New York Centennial Committee contributes to restoration of balustrade. Portico and porch repairs about completed. ER-7, p. 87


  • Creation: 1876 March 7


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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