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Harkness, Hope - Correspondence (2 of 2) (Includes a letter from President Eisenhower), 1953

 File — Box: 29, Folder: 1

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

A large majority of the Regent’s Files contain correspondence to and from the Regent, sometimes organized by subject. Files for more recent Regents often contain event programs or invitations, speeches, clippings, reports, printed material, and other miscellaneous items. Letters to or from VIP guests or dignitaries have been noted when possible.


  • Creation: 1953


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. According to the policies of the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association, certain records in the archives may only be available for research 30 years after creation or file date. The library reserves the right to restrict access to items for preservation purposes.


From the Collection: 72 Linear Feet (99 containers plus 14 oversize items, approx. 72 linear feet)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Archives of the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121 USA