|aIn 1861, eighteen-year-old Sarah Tracy, from New York state, comes to work at Mount Vernon, the historic Virginia home of George Washington, where she tries to protect the safety and neutrality of the site during the Civil War, and where she encounters her future husband, Upton Herbert. Includes historical notes.
|aTracy, Sarah--Juvenile fiction.
|aHerbert, Upton--Juvenile fiction.
|aMount Vernon (Va. : Estate)--Juvenile fiction.
|aUnited States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Juvenile fiction.