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Letter, Bushrod Washington to Hannah Washington, 1778 May 11

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1778.05.11
Identifier: RM-1064; MS-5706

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 1 page. Bushrod Washington writes his mother (Hannah Bushrod Washington) while a student at William and Mary College at age 16. He writes about world affairs and his activities at William and Mary. Autograph letter signed, address panel on verso.


  • 1778 May 11


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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet

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