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Letter, Charles Washington to Alexander White, 1788 August 26

 Item — Box: 13, Folder: 1788.08.26
Identifier: RM-683; MS-4635

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection of historic manuscripts dates from 1607-1933, with the bulk of materials dating from 1738-1868. The correspondence, journals and diaries, legal and financial records, estate documents, and printed ephemera in the collection primarily relate to the Washington and Custis families, the Revolutionary War, and society life in antebellum Washington D.C. and Virginia.

Portions of this collection have been digitized, as noted in the item-level descriptions.

Dates

  • 1788 August 26

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.

Extent

From the Collection: 22.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Box: English

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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