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Letter, William Yeaton to Lawrence Lewis, 1839 May 21

 Item — Box: 63, Folder: 1839.05.21
Identifier: W-774/D

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 1 page. Alexandria. Examined wall and vault again and sketched design he thinks most appropriate--describes designed he intends--cannot give estamate of cost yet--screen of ornamental iron as sketched $50-$60. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, docketed "Respecting vault at Mount Vernon," part of cover torn off. On reverse are sketches of iron gates and vaults.


  • 1839 May 21


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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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Mount Vernon VA 22121