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James Hollingsworth to Margaret Sweat, 1877 December 27

 File — Box: 90

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. in writing of secretary. Mount Vernon. Sends payroll with duties of each person employed. Mount Vernon is not in good financial condition, but looks for relief in new boat. Guide books and protographs will be sold on boat for Association's benefit. Will not draw his salary until boat starts, but other employees can't wait. Needs $300. ER-20, p. 143


  • Creation: 1877 December 27


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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