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Calvin Heckler to Lily Macalester Laughton, 1890 August 25

 File — Box: 100

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Quakertown, PA. Justice of the Peace. Just returned from pilgrimage to Mount Vernon. He is profoundly impressed with sacredness of the place, excellent preservation of grounds and buildings, accommodations and courtesies shown by subordinates. Suggests a flag to fly at the Tomb. Asks that Washington Camp No. 456, POS of America (Pennsylvania) be allowed to place a flag on Tomb. ER-14, p. 166


  • 1890 August 25


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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