From Tobias Lear
Novr. 12th: 1792
The President returns Judge Turner’s letter which The Secretary of State submitted to his perusal.
The President has no copy of the Act of Virginia giving money for the federal buildings.
The President requests that the Secretary of State will at all times introduce such Characters to him as he may think proper to be introduced.
RC (DLC); endorsed by TJ as received 12 Nov. 1792.
Lear was replying to TJ’s letter to Washington of this date.