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Recollections and private memoirs of Washington

Author: George Washington Parke Custis; Mary Randolph Custis Lee; Benson John Lossing
Publisher: New York : Derby & Jackson, 1860.
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Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857.
Recollections and private memoirs of Washington.
New York : Derby & Jackson, 1860
(OCoLC)613217156
Named Person: George Washington Parke Custis; George Washington; George Washington Parke Custis; George Washington
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Washington Parke Custis; Mary Randolph Custis Lee; Benson John Lossing
OCLC Number: 7798243
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 644 pages : 4 portrait, 2 facsimile ; 23 cm
Contents: Memoir of George Washington Parke Custis --
Original Correspondence Between Washington and Custis --
Recollections of Washington: Editor's Preface --
Author's Preface --
The Mother of Washington --
Washington at Mount Vernon --
Battle of Princeton and Death of General Mercer --
Battle of Germantown --
The Battle of Monmouth --
The Surrender at Yorktown --
Washington's Life-Guard --
The Hunting-Shirt --
Washington's Headquarters --
Mysteries of the Revolution --
The Indian Prophecy --
Daniel Morgan --
Robert Morris --
Thomas Nelson --
Alexander Hamilton --
Henry Lee --
Birth-Night Balls and the Theatre --
Life at Mount Vernon --
Washington as Sportsman --
The First Year of the Presidency --
Washington's Home and Household --
The Retired President --
Outline Life-Pictures --
Last Hours of Washington --
Personal Appearance of Washington --
Martha Washington --
Portraits of Washington --
Appendices: Original Correspondence Between General Washington and John Parke Custis --
Oration at the Funeral Solemnities to General James M. Lingan / by G. W. P. Custis --
Address at the Celebration of the Russian Victories over Napoleon / by G. W. P. Custis --
Presentation of a Ring to General Lafayette, by G. W. P. Custis, at the Tomb of Washington --
Directions for the Management of his Farms / by General Washington --
Oration on the Death of Washington, Delivered before Congress / by General Henry Lee --
Original Portraits of Washington.
Responsibility: by his adopted son, George Washington Parke Custis ; with a memoir of the author, by his daughter ; and illustrative and explanatory notes, by Benson J. Lossing.

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