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Arrival of Washington at Mount Vernon in 1781...
Greeting of the Family and Servants. Distinguished Guests.
Public Daty regarded as parmount to Private Interest.
Washington hastens to join Lafayette.......
The Count de Rochambeau and Marquis de Chastellux.
Washington's playful Letter to do Chastellux.....
De Chastellux's Widow. The Family at Mt. Vernon in 1781... 124
A cotemporary’s description of the Porson and Character of Washington. 103
Washington Visits his Mother on his way to Yorktown...
John Parke Custis and his Family.....
Surrender of Cornwallis. Illness of J. P. Custis..
Death of Mr. Custis. Washington adopts his Children as his own.......
Eleanor Parke and George Washington Parke Custis, Foster Children., 128
Description of the jewelled Order presented to Washington..
Description of the Member's Certificate of the Cincinnati.