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Mount Vernon mansion, Virginia, circa 1915-1930

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Alternate title:Washingtons Mansion, Mount Vernon, VA
Summary:Washington's mansion Mount Vernon, Virginia, circa 1915-1930. Postcard number A-39184. The Home of Washington is on the Virginia shore of the Potomac 16 miles south of the Capitol. The second story end of the window is of the room in which Washington died. The window above is of the attic room, occupied by Mrs. Washington after her husband's death, and chosen because this window overlooked his tomb."
Provider:B.S. Reynolds Co.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Mount Vernon
Topical subjects:Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate)
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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