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Walter R. Benjamin to Lily Macalester Laughton, 1890 December 24

 File — Box: 100

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. New York. Thinks Mr. Havemeyer would allow her to copy the papers he bought which he intends to give to Mount Vernon. Had the deed to Dogue Run Farm. Quotes price on the Martha Washington bible. Sale of books and 50 Washington letters to be held in Philadelphia in January. AA-12


  • Creation: 1890 December 24


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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