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Alvey Adee to Lily Macalester Laughton, 1889 October 31

 File — Box: 99

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Department of State. While visting Mount Vernon, Sir Julian Pauncefote, Minister from Great Britain, noticed a memorial tree planted by the Prince of Wales in 1860 had died. He told the Prince about it and the Prince desires to replace the tree. ER-14, p. 164


  • 1889 October 31


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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