Letter from Elizabeth Wadsworth to her father, Peleg Wadsworth
Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Elizabeth Wadsworth (1779-1802) wrote to her father, Peleg Wadsworth (1748-1829) about her happiness of obtaining a lock of George Washington's hair from Mrs. Martha Washington, and her gratitude to own such a relic. This is one of a series of letters about the hair relic.
- Title: Letter from Elizabeth Wadsworth to her father, Peleg Wadsworth
- Creator: Wadsworth, Elizabeth
- Creation Date: 1800-04-24
- Subject Date: 1800-04-24
- Town: Philadelphia, Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME, PA
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: Coll. S-1247, Misc. Box 5/5
- Object Type: Text
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489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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