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Monroe Home, near Charlottesvill, Virginia, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:Ashlawn, the home of United States President James Monroe, near Charlottesville, Virginia, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Monroe Home. 'Ashlawn', the old home of James Monroe, president of the United States from 1817 to 1825, is located five miles southeast of Charlottesville, and in full view of Monticello, the home of Thomas Jefferson. It cost about $3,000 to erect. Nearby is a very tall pine tree, which was planted by Mr. Monroe, and which is easily seen from a distance." Postcard number: 2567.
Provider:Raphael Tuck and Sons
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:Europe
Germany
Saxony
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Charlottesville
Topical subjects:Trees
Houses
Presidents
Monroe, James, 1758-1831
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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