Letter, Tobias Lear on behalf of Martha Washington to President John Adams, 1799 December 31
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Martha Washington’s draft response to the proposal dated December 31, 1799 after George's death. Her main interest, that she be buried next to her husband, was accepted and plans proceeded for a mausoleum at the Capitol.
- 1799 December 31
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From the Collection: 1.25 Linear Feet
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