The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1601-1914
Inclusive dates
1601-1914
Title variation
Mount Vernon manuscripts, 1601-1914
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1601-1914, of George Washington (1732-1799), as well as other members of the Washington family. The papers are mainly personal and business in nature. Includes correspondence, accounts, receipts, plats and surveys, inventories and appraisments, deeds, and land grants. The bulk of the collection, however, consists of incoming and copies of outgoing letters of George Washington, as well as well as other family members. Topics covered include the upkeep of Mount Vernon by Lund Washington during the Revolution, the death of Washington, the administration of his estate, disposition of his official papers, weather observations, health, travel, and other family news. Other principal correspondents include Elizabeth Bordley Gibson, Tobias Lear, Nelly Custis Lewis, Robert Lewis, Ann Washington, Bushrod Washington, George Corbin Washington, and Martha Washington
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Location of originals duplicates
Originals at Mount Vernon Library, Mount Vernon, Virginia.
Label
(microform)
Arrangement
Chronological.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
vesicular
Extent
10
Generation
unknown
Immediate source of acquisition
Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union
Positive negative aspect
negative
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000493338
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b
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
Permission to publish from the papers must be obtained from the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union.
Type of unit
reels.

Library Locations

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