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Berkeley Springs

Washington
Heritage
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ARCHIVE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON'S WRITINGS ON BERKELEY SPRINGS & VICINITY: 1750-51

7/25/50 and March 1751... Ledger A - folio 4 .....

Washington's ledger shows loans to older brother Lawrence for "going to Warm Springs" on both occasions. They attended the spring in hopes of improving Lawrence's health. He suffered from tuberculosis and died in 1752.