To George Washington
Richmond, 12 Feb. 1781. This letter is identical in substance with TJ’s letter of this date to Samuel Huntington, q.v.
RC (DLC: Washington Papers); 2 p.; in a clerk’s hand, signed by TJ; endorsed (in part): “recd 28u. Ansd. 21st March.” PrC of Tr (DLC). Printed from Tr in HAW description begins Henry A. Washington, ed., The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Washington, 1853–1854 description ends , i, 291–2. Enclosure: Abner Nash to TJ, 2 Feb. 1781, extract (DLC: Washington Papers); this letter is printed in full above under its date and the part included in the extract is there identified. A PrC of the extract, in a clerk’s hand, is in DLC: TJ Papers.