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3035. Washington's Tomb at Mt. Vernon., 1902

 Item — Container: Waldsmith Collection - Box 1
Identifier: RP-3216 ; ST-7184 ; Waldsmith 161

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Views of Mount Vernon spanning more than 100 years. The Robert Waldsmith Collection consists of approximately 315 stereographs and cabinet cards by Alexander Gardner, N. G. Johnson, Luke D. Dillon, and others. Highlights of the collection include: several west front views of the Mansion, including the earlist known one by Frederick Langenheim, circa 1856; an early view of the tomb, circa 1857, and an international collection of Washington statues and buildings honoring the first President.


  • 1902



From the Collection: 236 stereographs and 61 cabinet cards Photographic Prints

Language of Materials


Physical Description

Stereoscopic view of Washington's tomb at Mount Vernon. A paying his respects stands at the entrance. Mounted on brown board. The publishers imprint on the front of the card reads: Sold only by Griffith & Griffith, Philadelphia, Chicago, London, Hamburger, Ger., Milan, Ita. Geo. W. Griffith, Publishers, Philadelphia, Pa. [Title] 3035. Washington's Tomb at Mt. Vernon. Series of 1902 by George W. Griffith.


7 1/16 in. x 3 9/16 in.


Repository Details

Part of the Photo Archives of the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association Repository

P.O. Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121 United States