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Jane C. Washington to John Augustine Washington III, 1854 February 4

 Item — Box: 4, Folder: 1854.02.04

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. Blakeley. Tells him Mr. and Mrs. Depau intend visiting Mount Vernon, along with their son. Richard and family left for their new home and are much missed. She feels quite anxious to see her “dear children at M.V. especially my grandson whose name I am as yet unacquainted with.” Says two of our Cedar lawn cousins are to be married. “The servants have been divided & the Cedar Lawn will be sold.”


  • 1854 February 4


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

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Repository Details

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

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121