To Jerman Baker
Philadelphia June 15. 1792.
I forward the inclosed letter from Doctr. Witherspoon the moment it comes to my hand, in hopes that I may receive Mr. Robinson’s ultimate determination before I leave this place; as, should it come afterwards his or your letter might remain here unopened and the opportunity be lost. I am with great esteem Dear Sir Your friend & servt
PrC (MHi); at foot of text: “Jerman Baker esq.” Tr (DLC); 19th-century copy. Enclosure: John Witherspoon to TJ, 14 June 1792 (recorded in SJL as received 15 June 1792, but not found).