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Ash Lawn-Highland

Name
Ash Lawn-Highland
Related Creators
College of William and Mary (Parent)
Monroe, James (Associate)
Historical Note
Ash Lawn-Highland is the home of James Monroe, fifth president of the United States, and is located in Charlottesville, Virginia. Ash Lawn-Highland is owned and operated by The College of William and Mary, Monroe's alma mater. Ash Lawn-Highland is an historic house museum, 535-acre working farm, and performing arts site in Albermarle County, Virginia. President James Monroe and his wife, Elizabeth Kortright Monroe of New York, owned Ash Lawn-Highland from 1793 to 1826 and made it their official residence from 1799 to 1823. Visit Ash Lawn-Highland website: [url=http://www.ashlawnhighland.org/]http://www.ashlawnhighland.org/[/url]
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Records or Manuscript Collections
Ash Lawn-Highland Records, 1978-1998
Monroe-Hay Family Papers, 1795-1834