George Washington Papers

Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr., to Henry Knox, 24 February 1794

Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr., to Henry Knox

U.S. 24. feb: 1794.

By the President’s order Bw Dandridge has the honor to transmit the letters herewith enclosed, from the Govr. of North Carolina to the President, to the ⟨Secry⟩ of War.1 The President requests the Secry to inform him if, in his opinion, any thing is contained in them, that requires the President’s particular attention; if not, to take such measures thereupon as to the Secry shall seem fit.2

Bw. Dandridge S.P.U.S.


1The enclosures were the three letters that Gov. Richard Dobbs Spaight wrote to GW on 8 Feb. (JPP description begins Dorothy Twohig, ed. The Journal of the Proceedings of the President, 1793–1797. Charlottesville, Va., 1981. description ends , 286).

2Any written reply from Knox to GW has not been found.

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