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Jane C. Washington to Eleanor Love Selden Washington, 1852 May 27

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 1852.05.27

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Blakeley. Describes a visit from Mrs. Powel and various other family members. Wants part of the rent on the fishery to go toward the purchase of a piano for Louisa and the rest sent to her to pay off some debts. Sends love to all and reports on a few deaths.


  • Creation: 1852 May 27


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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