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Jane C. Washington to Eleanor Love Selden Washington, 1848 November 15

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1848.11.15

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Blakeley. Describes a wedding and the young guests at the dinner. Discusses an Irishman who came to sell her tablecloths which she did not want. Letter was written over several days. She really misses the family.


  • 1848 November 15


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From the Collection: 5.7 Linear Feet (4 manuscript boxes)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

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

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121