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Ella B. Washington to Nancy Halsted, 1877 January 5

 File — Box: 87

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Washington, D.C. Regent married Mr. Laughton, December 30, 1876 in Washington. Gives description of Mr. Laughton. Much publicity given to the marriage. Sent Regent Minutes three months ago, but has had no acknowledgement of it. Thinks it unwise to ask congressional aid now. ER-14, p. 127


  • Creation: 1877 January 5


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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