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Letter, Corbin Washington to Hannah Washington, 1792 November 25

 Item — Box: 21, Folder: 1792.11.25
Identifier: A-366.49

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 1 page. Concerned that her breast is worse -- maybe caused by bad weather -- is sending Burgundy pitch by Jerry and can get flies and blister plaster for her if Burgundy pitch doesn't work -- calomel will help Levina -- eruption on his children cured by calomel -- go to Haywood tomorrow, don't want to take carriage horse and servants -- sends shoes to Joe -- others are cut out and making. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, incomplete watermark. Name on original manuscript appears as "C. Washington."

Dates

  • 1792 November 25

Creator

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Extent

From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

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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