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Aaron Leggett to John Augustine Washington III, 1859 February 1

 Item — Box: 4, Folder: 1859.02.01

Scope and Contents

Mount Zephyr. Encloses a copy of a survey related to construction of a turnpike over a hill near Gum Springs. Mr. Mason is opposed to all roads “within 50 miles of him” but has granted permission for a survey on his land and seems to realize he cannot block construction of the road.


  • 1859 February 1

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From the Collection: 4.25 Linear Feet (6 boxes)

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