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Corbin Washington, Needwood, to Bushrod Washington, Philadelphia, 1783 August 18

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 01

Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with integral address panel. Corbin writes that he had planned to visit Bushrod in Philadelphia but lacks the funds and clothing. He asks on behalf of their father if Bushrod can send books: Horace, Euclid, Cicero's Orations, and a Westminster Greek grammar published in 1754.


  • 1783 August 18


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Repository Details

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

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Mount Vernon VA 22121