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Bella Jones Adams to Jane C. Washington, 3 June 1840

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1840.06.03

Scope and Contents

Bella Jones Adams, Philadelphia, to Jane C. Washington, Mount Vernon. Writes that the memorandum tablet was sent by Martha, not her. She didn’t send the butter cooler due to fearing for its condition. She wants Jane to visit during the summer and asks after her crops.


  • 3 June 1840

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From the Collection: 4.25 Linear Feet (6 boxes)

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121