From George Washington
[5? Mch. 1792]
The catalogue of complaints, enclosed, is long.—May not our loss of the Indian trade—the participation of it I mean—and the expence and losses sustain’d by the Indian War be set against Mr. H—list of grievances in behalf of the B—Merchants, as well as, by taking our slaves away depriving us of the means of paying debts.
RC (DLC); addressed: “Mr. Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ as received 6 Mch. 1792, but entry in SJPL appears to be under 5 Mch. 1792 and reads: “G. W. to Th: J. on affairs between US. and G.B.”