Roxbury 23rd Jan. 1797
Be pleased, to accept the inclosed, as a real Testimony, of a sincere, & candid. Respect, & Esteem from your very Obedient Humble Servant
DLC: Papers of George Washington.
25th July 1792
When we recognize that Starr, which in ancient Times, appeared in the East, to point out a Saviour to Mankind; Let us greatfully remmember a Washington, who, in later Times, appeared in the West, & led the Armies of America, to Victory, & Glory.
(Original, by Tho: Farrington, when, Secy to the G: Lodge, for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; 25th July 5792.