Skip to main content

Series 4. Papers of Martha Washington, 1799 - 1802

 Series — Multiple Containers

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection consists of papers collected by various members of the Peter families. It includes letters from George Washington, letters of condolence to Martha Washington after George Washington’s death, estate documents, Major George Peter’s military papers, land plats and surveys, photo albums, letterbooks, and notebooks that tell of the life of this prominent family in Virginia and the City of Washington.

Dates

  • 1799 - 1802

Extent

From the Collection: 12 Linear Feet (46 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington Repository

Contact:
PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121
703-799-3600