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Sarah Boyer to Anne Ames, 1898 March 7

 File — Box: 101

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Burlington, New Jersey. Has possession of the cast of the face of George Washington. Was presented by Lorenzo Lewis to Mrs. Boyer's grandfather. Must sell it for financial reasons. Is one of original three made by Houdon, she claims.


  • 1898 March 7


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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