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Horace Smith to Lily Macalester Laughton, 1885 November 5

 File — Box: 97

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Mount Vernon. Submits plan for establishing "separate groves to contain flora indigenous to" each state and territory. Suggests bringing students from a civil engineering school to Mount Vernon to make a topographical survey. ER-5, p. 41


  • Creation: 1885 November 5


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This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain material for preservation purposes.


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