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Elizabeth Barry to unknown recipient, 1878 September 23

 File — Box: 93

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Petersham, Massachusetts. Probably written to Nancy Halsted. Engaged Volkmar of Baltimore to renew photo in Illinois room at Mount Vernon. It is restored to original brightness. Engaged skilled artists to make suggestions and estimates on room. Mrs. Comegys' affliction. Insists Mount Vernon Report should contain financial report. ER-5, p. 161


  • Copyright: 1878 September 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