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Please make the check payable to The Papers of George Washington (be sure that your name and mailing address is either on the check or included in a note) and mail it to:

The Papers of George Washington
The University of Virginia
P.O. Box 400117
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4117

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All individual donors will receive the project’s newsletter. Those giving at the following levels for a single calendar year will receive added benefits:

  • All donations will be acknowledged in the newsletter and on the project’s website. If you prefer your gift to remain anonymous, please let us know.
  • Donors giving $500 or more will receive a future volume of The Papers.
  • Donors of $1,000 or more will be acknowledged in a future volume of The Papers and will receive a copy of that volume.

Your gift is tax deductible to the full extent of the law. For tax purposes the volumes sent to donors are valued at $40. Please contact the staff office if you have any questions.

Major funding for The Papers of George Washington is provided by the Packard Humanities Institute, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, as well as by the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association and the University of Virginia. Your gift, regardless of size, is important to the project in enabling it to meet the matching requirements of many of its grants and to maintain its high standards of quality and productivity.

See the current list of Individual Contributors to the Project.

Help Locate Documents

In order to take advantage of recent acquisitions and new archival technology, The Papers of George Washington is currently conducting a document search to update our holdings.

If you have any Washington-related manuscript material or information about such material, please contact our office.