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James Hollingsworth to Lily Macalester Laughton, 1880 December 9

 File — Box: 94

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Mount Vernon. Explains difference in payroll caused by hirings, firings and increases in salary. West Ford's son married to white woman and moved into porter's lodge without permission. Dismissed him at once. Weather very cold, ice on river. Not as strong as before his attack. Postscript on December 15. Sends estimates for new road. Filling ice house. ER-5, p. 117


  • Creation: 1880 December 9


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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