Letter, from Betty Lewis, 1794 February 9
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Betty writes that Harriot is very pleased with items Washington sent to her from Philadelphia--she is very deserving and takes care of her things--two valuable Negro hands have run away, probably to Philadelphia to be free, and Betty asks her brother's advice in the matter--her next year's crops will be negligible unless they can be returned. Autograph letter signed, 1 page.
- 1794 February 9
- Lewis, Betty Washington, 1733-1797 (Person)
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From the Collection: approx. 25 Linear Feet
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