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Letter, Bushrod Washington to Hannah Washington, 1779 October 29

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1779.10.29
Identifier: RM-238; MS-2721

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 2 pages. Tells of his safe arrival at Wakefield and comments on the health of the family. Asks for his grandmother's shoes which he has forgotten and other personal matters. Autograph letter signed, with integral cover docketed by Col. John A. Washington of Bushfield by Jerry.


  • 1779 October 29


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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet

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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

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Mount Vernon VA 22121