Document, Commission of Lawrence Washington as captain in provincial forces serving under Admiral Vernon in the Cartegena Campaign, 1740 June 9
Scope and Contents
This collection of historic manuscripts dates from 1607-1933, with the bulk of materials dating from 1738-1868. The correspondence, journals and diaries, legal and financial records, estate documents, and printed ephemera in the collection primarily relate to the Washington and Custis families, the Revolutionary War, and society life in antebellum Washington D.C. and Virginia.
Portions of this collection have been digitized, as noted in the item-level descriptions.
- 1740 June 9
From the Collection: 22.25 Linear Feet
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