Letter, John Augustine Washington III to Jane C. Blackburn Washington, 1841 December 13
Scope and Contents
Letter from John Augustine Washington III to his mother mentioning his poor health, West Ford, an enslaved woman named Betty, and the state of affairs at Mount Vernon. A note to "Dearest Mother" is added on at the end of the letter by John Augustine's sister, Anna Maria Alexander.
- Creation: 1841 December 13
- Washington, John Augustine, III, 1821-1861 (Person)
- Alexander, Anna Maria Washington, 1817-1850 (Person)
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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet
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