George Washington collection
The collection contains primarily original letters written by or sent to George Washington. The collection also holds several land surveys either completed by Washington or conducted on Washington's behalf. Additionally, of note is an early (1745) mathematical exercise attributed to a 13 year old Washington as well as Washington’s Valley Forge proclamation concerning provisioning the troops with cattle. Also included are 15 letters to James McHenry, Secretary of War.
- 1745 - 1799
- 1745 - 1866
- Washington, George, 1732-1799 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.
.75 linear ft. (1 box)
Language of Materials
George Washington (1732-1799). First United States President (1789-1797) and Commander of the Continental Army (1775-1783). Contains original letters, proclamations, land surveys, and a school exercise.
Part of the Rauner Library Archives and Manuscripts Repository
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA