Letter, Jane Charlotte Blackburn Washington to John Augustine Washington III, 1841 March 15
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Autograph letter signed with integral address panel. Jane writes about John Augustine's studies and mentions that some of the family attended the inauguration of William Henry Harrison, where they were kindly received and "surprised and charmed with the grace and agreeableness of young Mrs. Harrison." She writes that the city was "swarmed with office seekers." She also writes that she received a "woful letter" from West Ford about the lack of long forage at Mount Vernon.
- Creation: 1841 March 15
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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet
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