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Letter, to Fanny Bassett Washington, 1791 April 19

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1791.04.19
Identifier: RM-530; MS-4497

Scope and Contents

In this letter Martha asks Fanny to send with Austin, her servant, several muslin borders which Charlot was to hem. Also, Martha insists that "you must let me know if you are in a certain way and when the event will happen,..." Expects to be home "about the first of August" and wonders "... is B[etty] Lewis married -".


  • Creation: 1791 April 19


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From the Collection: 1.25 Linear Feet

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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