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Letter, Eleanor Parke Custis Lewis to Charles Conrad, 1846 July 23

 Item — Box: 67, Folder: 1846.07.23
Identifier: W-1251/A

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 3 pages. Arrived at [Audley] on Tuesday--Charles's children glad to see her--send their trunk--family and friends--his trip to New Port [for health]--Parke has bracelet plaited of Angela's hair--wants his, Charleys, and Lewis's to make suitable clasps in New York. Name on original manuscript appears as "E. P. L." Autograph letter signed, integral cover, postmarked "Berryville Va. Jul. 24," redirected to care of "J. Whitehead Esq. Merchants Exchange, New York," as per E.P.L.'s directions on cover, broken black seals.


  • 1846 July 23


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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Box: English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

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Mount Vernon VA 22121