Letter, West Ford to John Augustine Washington III, 1842 August 27
Scope and Contents
West Ford, a former slave of the Washington family who was later freed and employed as overseer of Mount Vernon, writes to John Augustine Washington III, present owner of Mount Vernon, who is away at Blakeley, regarding wool, barrels of fruit, sweet potatoes, flock of sheep, sale of wheat, and weather. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, with integral cover.
- Creation: 1842 August 27
- Ford, West, approximately 1784-1863 (Creator, Person)
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1 Sheets : 1 sheet, 4 pages of text
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