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Hamilton to be Acting General-in-chief. Guests at Mount Vernon... 323

The French Directory humbled. Bonaparte in Power. War averted.. 324

Washington's nephew, Lawrence Lewis, a resident at Mt. Vernon.

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Nelly Custis and her Suitors..

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Correspondence on the Subject. Nelly's Confessions.

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Marriage of Lawrence Lewis and Nelly Custis..

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Incidents of the Marriage. Mrs. Macauly Graham.

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Washington's allnsion to his own Death. Makes his Will.

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His exposure to Wet and Cold..

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Sudden and suure înfiitination of the Throat and Chest.

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Home Remedies applied wit.zout effect.

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Physicians sent for. Critical Situation. His Wills..

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Washington's Directions about his Papers. Death near.

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His Consideration for every one. His last Words.

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His death. Mrs. Washington at his Bedside..

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The Room in which Washington died, and its Furniture.

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The Spectators of Washington's Death...

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Notice of Dr. Craik his Friend and Physician.

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Preparations for Washington's Burial. The Coffin...

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The Funeral at Mount Vernon.

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The Funeral Procession..

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The Bier and Vault.

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The old Family Vault at Mt. Vernon. A villainous act.

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Waslington's Death announced to Congress. Proceedings.

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Funeral Oration by General Henry Lee, at the request of Congress. 346

Lee at Mt. Vernon. His Oration. Guard of Honor...

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Mrs. Washington's Letter about the removal of the Remains...

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Mrs. Washington in Affliction. Public Honors to Washington abroad. . 349

Death of Mrs. Washington. Buslírod Washington heirs Mt. Vernon.... 350

A survivor of Washington's Slaves. Bushrod Washington..

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Account and Portrait of that Survivor..

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Billy. Lafayette at the Tomb of Washington...

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A Ring containing Washington's Hair presented to Lafayette..

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Re-entombment of Wshington and his Wife...

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Account of that re-entombment by an Eye-witness.

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The Bodies put in Marble Coífins..

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The new Tomb and Vault......

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Disposition of Washington's Personal Property.

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Account of a Relic of Washington in a Boston Family.

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A few Mementoes of Washington, at Mount Vernon

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Washington's Address and Dinner Carls...

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Works of Art that long remained at Mount Vernon.

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The English Home of the Washington Family.

Washington's Library..

The Grounds about Mount Vernon.

Washington as a Free Mason

Houdon's Likeness of Washington.

Shadow Portrait of Washington..

How the Mansion at Mount Vernon was íurnished.

Washington's Great Barn.....

Posthumous Honors..

Washington's Will.

Present Condition of Mount Veruon..

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1. Portrait of Washington (steel).
2. Rear View of Mount Vernon in 1786 (steel).
3. Frontispiece-View of Mount Vernon.
4. Washington's Book-plate.
5. Cave Castle....
6. Washington Mortar..
7. Washington's Seal.
8. Washington's Seal-ring..
9. Washingtou's Watch-seals...
10. Fac-simile of signatures of Jane and Mary Washington..
11. Dutch Tile-half the size of the original..
12. Residence of the Washington Family.
13. Washington's Birth-place.
14. Lawrence Wasiiing on
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29. Custis Arms....
30. Washington's Gold Pen with Silver Case...
31. Fac-similo of Page-headings in Washington's Diary
32. Fac-simile of Entry in Washington's Diary.
33. Mount Vernon Landing..
34. Ground-plan and Elevation of Pohick Church.
35. Mason L. Weems.
36. Christ Church, Alexandria.
37. Pohick Church in 1859.
38. Pulpit in Polick Church..
39. Charles Willson Peale.
40. Washington's Military Button.
41. Washington as a Virginia Colonel, at the age of forty.
42, Fac-simile of Peale's Receipt....
43. John Parke Custis ...
44. Patrick Henry.
45. General Charles Lee..
46. General Horatio Gates.
47. Gold Medal awarded to Washington for the Deliverance of Boston..
48. Hessian Flag taken at Trenton..
49. British Flag taken at Yorktown
50. Count de Rochambeau.
51. Marquis de Chastellux.
62. Eleanor Parke Custis .
53. Washington's Military Clothes....
54. The Sword and Staff....
55. Washington's Camp-chest
56. Silver Camp-goblet.
57. Washington's travelling Writing-case.........
58. Washington's Tents in their Portmanteaux.
69. Order of the Cincinnati..
50. Order presented by French Officers..
61. Cincinnati Society-Member's Certificate..
62. Western Front of Mount Vernon in 1858
63. Section of shaded Carriage-way..
64. General plan of the Mansion and Grounds at Mount Vernon
65. Garden-house...
66. Century-plant and Lemon-tree...
67. View in the Flower-garden at Mount Vernon--the Sago Palm..
68. Ruins of the Conservatory at Mount Vernon.
69. Ice-house at Mount Vernon..

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70. Summer-house at Mount Vernon..
71. Lafayette.-Painted by C. W. Peale, in 1778..
72. Masonic Apron wrought by the Marchioness Lafayette..
73. Houdon's Bust of Washington..
74. Houdou's Statue of Washington.
75. Elizabeth Parke Custis.....
76. G. W. P. Custis when a child.
77. Italian Climney-piece...
78. Tablet on the left of Chimney-piece..
79. Centre Tablet ...
80. Tablet on the right of Chimney-piece.
81. Porcelain Vases ...
82. Colonel David Humphreys
83. Engraving of Louis XVI.
84. Washington and Lafayetto...
85. Washington's Destiny....
86. Charles Thomson
87. Travelling Boot-jack..
88. Ancient entrance to Mount Vernon in 1858
89. Bible used at the Inauguration of Washington.
90. Washington's Lepine Watch, Seal and Key
91. Washington's last Watch-seal.
92. Washington's Dress Sword.
93. Secretary and Circular Chair
94. Destruction of the Bastile.
95. Key of the Bastile..
96. Washington's Spy-glass
97. Washington's Pistol.
98. Bust of M. Necker.
99. Bust of Lafayette..
100. Washington's English Coach....
101. Emblazon ng on Washington's Coach.
102. Picture of a Panel on Washington's Coach.
103. Cincinnati China .
104. Mrs. Washington's China.
105. China Butter-bowl and Dish..
106. Wine-coolers and Coaster...
107. Specimens of Washington's Plate..
108. The Presidential Mansion..

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