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James Hollingsworth to Margaret Sweat, 1878 November 11

 File — Box: 93

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. in writing of the secretary. Incomplete letter. Mount Vernon. Work on Tomb finished, contractor paid and workmen gone, satisfied with job. Looks newly built with pressed brick, "pure white marble slab over doorway has inscription exactly similar to the old one." Expects W. W. Corcoran (boat) soon. ER-20, p. 189


  • Creation: 1878 November 11


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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