Diary of John Augustine Washington, 1856-1857
Scope and Contents
The first entry in the diary is a 3 page "List of negros", belonging to John Augustine Washington. The list includes names, birthdates, and sources of acquisition. Other entries in the diary are regarding business, financial matters, and the management of Mount Vernon.
- Creation: 1856-1857
- Washington, John Augustine, III, 1821-1861 (Creator, Person)
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1 Volumes : Leather bound volume. On front cover: John A. Washington Mount Vernon Virginia Begun on January 15, 1856. ; 19 x 12 cm
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