Letter from Martha Washington to Mrs. Warren, 1789

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Martha Washington wrote to a Mrs. Warren from New York in December 1789. She describes being first lady as "my new and unwished for situation."

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About This Item

  • Title: Letter from Martha Washington to Mrs. Warren, 1789
  • Creator: Washington, Martha Custis
  • Creation Date: 1789-12-26
  • Subject Date: 1789
  • Town: Washington
  • State: DC
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 46/2
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Text

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