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Martha Washington collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-MWC

Scope and Contents

This collection contains letters to and from Martha Washington that have been acquired by the MVLA since 1858. For more information, see content note for individual items. The collection grows organically as new items are acquired.

Dates

  • 1761 June 26 - 1802 July 11

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.

Extent

1.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

This collection is divided into two series: From Martha Washington and to Martha Washington; and further arranged in chronological order by date.

Title
Martha Washington collection
Status
In Progress
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
  • Preservation assessment

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