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Hannah Lee Washington Alexander to Eleanor Love Selden Washington, 1845 July 21

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1845.07.21

Scope and Contents

Prospect Hill to Mount Vernon. Describes a table setting for a wedding. Kate’s wedding has been broken off, and Hannah is glad about it. Really wants to see them. Description of drought and crops. Discusses health of various relatives and acquaintances.


  • 1845 July 21


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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 George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121