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William Fontaine Alexander to John Augustine Washington III, 1858 December 3

 Item — Box: 4, Folder: 1858.12.03

Scope and Contents

William reports on Cary’s improved health and writes that he feels great anxiety about him. Mrs. Bennett wants his farm but needs time. Urges Augustine not to worry about Jenny.


  • Creation: 1858 December 3


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From the Collection: 4.25 Linear Feet (6 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