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Letter, Jared Sparks to Bushrod Corbin Washington, 1854 April 6

 Item — Box: 2

Scope and Contents

Reports on his share of earnings from “Washington’s Writings.” Many copies of the book were destroyed in a fire, but the stereotype and engraved plates were in a fire proof vault.


  • Creation: 1854 April 6


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From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet (7 boxes)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

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

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121