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Banquet Hall, Mt. Vernon, VA.

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Banquet Hall, Mt. Vernon, VA.

Subject

Description

This card is a color added image of the Banquet Hall in George Washington's home in Mt. Vernon. This image showcases the home's fireplace, table and various portraits in the home, as well as a mirror and various home accesories.

Format

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

PC-GC 10-156

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Card Title

Banquet Hall, Mt. Vernon, VA.

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Printed Text (Front)

Banquet Hall, Mt. Vernon, VA.

Back Format

Printed Text (Back)

BANQUET HALL, MT. VERNON, VA. In the Banquet Hall the central ornament is the mantelpiece of Carrara and Siena marble, carved in Italy and presented to Washington by Samuel Vaughan of London. The rug here was made for Washington by order of Louis XVI.

PRINTED FOR MT. VERNON SHOPS, MT. VERNON, VIRGINIA.

MFD BY CAMBRIDGE, MASS.

TICHNOR QUALITY VIEWS

133922

POSTCARD

PLACE STAMP HERE

THIS SPACE FOR ADDRESS ONLY

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Archivist's Comment

Card Entered 10/24/17 HK

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Citation

“Banquet Hall, Mt. Vernon, VA.,” FSU Card Archive, accessed November 20, 2017, http://fsucardarchive.org/items/show/6078.