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Letter, John Augustine Washington III to Jane C. Blackburn Washington, 1842 March 7

 Item — Box: 64, Folder: 1842.03.07
Identifier: 2018-SC-058-001

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Mount Vernon to Charlestown. John Augustine writes to his mother about Gabriel Johnson, an enslaved man who has run away. He suspects Gabriel has gone to Jefferson County, where Jane is. Autograph letter signed with integral address panel.


  • 1842 March 7


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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121