New-York August 28th: 1790.
The Resolution of the Board for the Reduction of the Public Debt of the 27th of August 1790, which has been submitted to me meets my ideas fully on the subject, and is now enclosed with my approbation.—
With very great esteem & regard / I am, Sir, / Your Most Obedient Servant
(signed) Geo: Washington
DLC: Papers of George Washington.