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Thomas Washington to Lily Macalester Laughton, 1890 August 20

 File — Box: 100

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Charlottesville, Virginia. Wishes to sell Washington's violin to Mount Vernon. Valued at $1500 but will sell to MVLA for $800. Also includes violin case.


  • Creation: 1890 August 20


Conditions Governing Access

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